This Roxane isn't being wooed by Cyrano. Roxane Laboratories, a US-based subsidiary of Germany's Boehringer Ingelheim, oversees the research, development, and marketing functions of its parent company's generic drug business in the US. It markets more than 100 medications in some 300 package sizes, focusing on oral liquids, sustained-release and controlled-release tablets, cancer drugs, topicals, and nasal sprays. It also distributes narcotics, such as meperidine (generic Demerol) and methadone. Products developed and marketed by Roxane are manufactured by its sister company, Boehringer Inghelheim Roxane.