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Patent 5,648,394 protects VANIQA and is included in one NDA.

Summary for Patent: 5,648,394

Title: Topical composition for inhibiting hair growth
Abstract:The present invention embraces a topical composition for inhibiting mammalian hair growth, particularly human beard hair growth (including hirsutism), comprising a water-soluble, hair-growth-inhibiting agent dispersed in an oil-in-water emulsion in the form of a lotion or cream. The invention also embraces a method of inhibiting mammalian hair growth by applying an effective amount of the above composition to the skin. The invention further embraces a topical composition for delivering a pharmacological agent to the skin.
Inventor(s): Boxall; Brian Alfred (Berkshire RG11 5EU, GB), Amery; Geoffrey Wilfred (Berkshire RG6 1HN, GB), Ahluwalia; Gurpreet S. (Gaithersburg, MD)
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Application Number:08/513,980
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Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Type RLD Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
Skinmedica
VANIQA
eflornithine hydrochloride
CREAM;TOPICAL021145Jul 27, 2000RXYes5,648,394<disabled>TREATMENT OF EXCESSIVE FEMALE FACIAL HAIR
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 5,648,394

PCT Information
PCT FiledMay 27, 1993PCT Application Number:PCT/US93/05068
PCT Publication Date:September 29, 1994PCT Publication Number: WO94/21217

International Patent Family for Patent: 5,648,394

Country Document Number Publication Date
South Africa9403561Jan 26, 1995
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)9421216Sep 29, 1994
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)9421217Sep 29, 1994
Russian Federation2139705Oct 20, 1999
Romania117413Mar 29, 2002
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