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Details for Patent: 5,538,739

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Summary for Patent: 5,538,739

Title: Sustained release formulations of water soluble peptides
Abstract:The invention discloses microparticles comprising a polypeptide, preferably somatostatin or an analog or derivative thereof, more preferably octreotide, in a polymeric matrix, preferably poly(lactide-co-glycolide) glucose. The invention also discloses sustained release formulations containing said microparticles and the use of said formulations in treating acromegaly and breast cancer.
Inventor(s): Bodmer; David (Klingnau, CH), Fong; Jones W. (Parsippany, NJ), Kissel; Thomas (Staufen, DE), Maulding, Jr.; Hawkins V. (Mendham, NJ), Nagele; Oskar (Sissach, CH), Pearson; Jane E. (Ogendensburg, NJ)
Assignee: Sandoz Ltd. (Basel, CH)
Application Number:07/643,880
Patent Claim Types:
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Compound; Formulation;
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 5,538,739

Foriegn Application Priority Data
Foreign Country Foreign Patent Number Foreign Patent Date
Hungary3974/90Jun 25, 1990
United Kingdom9016840Aug 01, 1990

International Patent Family for Patent: 5,538,739

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
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Austria406225<disabled in preview>
AustriaA144090<disabled in preview>
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