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Patent: 5,968,924

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Summary for Patent: 5,968,924
Title: Benzo-fused lactams promote release of growth hormone
Abstract:There are disclosed certain novel compounds identified as benzo-fused lactams which promote the release of growth hormone in humans and animals. This property can be utilized to promote the growth of food animals to render the production of edible meat products more efficient, and in humans, to increase the stature of those afflicted with a lack of a normal secretion of natural growth hormone. Growth promoting compositions containing such benzo-fused lactams as the active ingredient thereof are also disclosed.
Inventor(s): Wyvratt; Matthew (Mountainside, NJ), Devita; Robert (Westfield, NJ), Bochis; Richard (East Brunswick, NJ), Schoen; William (Edison, NJ)
Assignee: Merck & Co., Inc. (Rahway, NJ)
Application Number:08/820,302
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 5,968,924

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Approval Date Patent No. Expiredate
Nps Pharmaceuticals, Inc. NATPARA parathyroid hormone For Injection 125511 2015-01-23 ⤷  Try it Free 2012-08-28
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