received approval from the
Food and Drug Administration
for a new dosage of the popular antidepressant Prozac that patients will only have to take once a week.
Prozac Weekly is for patients whose depression symptoms have stabilized and require continuing treatment to prevent a relapse. The drug will be available by prescription in March.
Eli Lilly, which is based in Indianapolis, gained 48 cents, or 0.6%, to $77.87 in recent
New York Stock Exchange