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Johnson and Johnson
Queensland Health
McKesson
Colorcon
Julphar
Chubb
Daiichi Sankyo
Healthtrust
Express Scripts

Generated: July 22, 2018

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What is the competitive landscape for TARO, and what generic alternatives to TARO drugs are available?

TARO has two hundred and thirteen approved drugs.

There are ten US patents protecting TARO drugs. There are three tentative approvals on TARO drugs.

There are sixty-two patent family members on TARO drugs in seventeen countries and eighty-five supplementary protection certificates in twelve countries.

Summary for Taro
International Patents:62
US Patents:10
Tradenames:111
Ingredients:94
NDAs:213
Patent Litigation for Taro: See patent lawsuits for Taro
PTAB Cases with Taro as petitioner: See PTAB cases with Taro as petitioner

Drugs and US Patents for Taro

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Taro Pharm NORTRIPTYLINE HYDROCHLORIDE nortriptyline hydrochloride CAPSULE;ORAL 075520-004 May 8, 2000 AB RX No No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro CICLOPIROX ciclopirox SHAMPOO;TOPICAL 090269-001 Feb 23, 2011 AT RX No No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro ETODOLAC etodolac TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 076174-001 Mar 13, 2003 AB RX No No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro Pharm Inds Ltd TOPICORT desoximetasone GEL;TOPICAL 018586-001 Mar 29, 1982 DISCN Yes No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration

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Expired US Patents for Taro

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Patent No. Patent Expiration
Taro FLO-PRED prednisolone acetate SUSPENSION;ORAL 022067-002 Jan 17, 2008 6,656,482 ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro FLO-PRED prednisolone acetate SUSPENSION;ORAL 022067-001 Jan 17, 2008 6,656,482 ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro FLO-PRED prednisolone acetate SUSPENSION;ORAL 022067-001 Jan 17, 2008 5,881,926 ➤ Try a Free Trial
Taro Pharms TOPICORT desoximetasone SPRAY;TOPICAL 204141-001 Apr 11, 2013 5,990,100 ➤ Try a Free Trial
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Patent No. Patent Expiration

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Paragraph IV (Patent) Challenges for TARO drugs
Drugname Dosage Strength Tradename Submissiondate
➤ Subscribe Topical Lotion 0.5% ➤ Subscribe 2011-03-16
➤ Subscribe Topical Spray 0.25% ➤ Subscribe 2013-12-18
Premature patent expirations for TARO

Expiration due to failure to pay maintenance fee

Patent Number Expiration Date
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Non-Orange Book US Patents for Taro

For Orange Book-listed patents (shown in the main table above) generic applications must certify that the listed patents are expired, invalid, or will not be infringed by generic entry.

The non-Orange Book patents listed below do not require formal certifications, so they do not automatically impede generic entry. Instead, they represent potential opportunities for branded firms to block generic entry through patent infringment challenges.

Patent No. Title Estimated Patent Expiration
8,039,657 Process for preparing malathion for pharmaceutical use ➤ Try a Free Trial
8,536,155 Process for preparing malathion for pharmaceutical use ➤ Try a Free Trial
5,886,038 Composition and method for treatment of psoriasis ➤ Try a Free Trial
8,957,238 Process for preparing malathion for pharmaceutical use ➤ Try a Free Trial
Patent No. Title Estimated Patent Expiration

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Supplementary Protection Certificates for Taro Drugs

Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description
C0005 Belgium ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: FOSPHENYTOIN DISODIUM; NAT. REGISTRATION NO/DATE: NL 23 613 19980806; FIRST REGISTRATION: GB - PL 000 19/0157 19980204
401 Luxembourg ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: CLINDAMYCINE(EN TANT QUE PHOPSHATE DE CLINDAMYCINE)ET TRETINOINE
C/GB02/049 United Kingdom ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: ESCITALOPRAM OXALATE; REGISTERED: SE 17084/85/86/87 20011207; UK PL 13761/0008 20020610; UK PC 13761/0009 20020610; UK PL 13761/0010 20020610; UK PL 13761/0011 20020610; UK PL 13761/0012 20020610; UK PL 13761/0013 20020610; UK PL 13761/00014 20020610; UK PL 13761/0015 20020610
C/GB10/005 United Kingdom ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: ADAPALENE AND BENZOYL PEROXIDE; REGISTERED: DK 40440 20071218; UK PL10590/0057 20091111
Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description

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Similar Applicant Names
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Serving hundreds of leading biopharmaceutical companies globally:

Queensland Health
Fuji
Boehringer Ingelheim
QuintilesIMS
Healthtrust
AstraZeneca
McKesson
Merck
Medtronic

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