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Last Updated: June 20, 2024

South Africa: These 36 Drugs Face Patent Expirations and Generic Entry From 2024 - 2025

DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Loss of Exclusivity Dates in South Africa

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Friedman, Yali, "South Africa: These 36 Drugs Face Patent Expirations and Generic Entry From 2024 - 2025" DrugPatentWatch.com thinkBiotech, 2024 www.drugpatentwatch.com/p/expiring-drug-patents-generic-entry/.
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These estimated drug patent expiration dates and generic entry opportunity dates are calculated from analysis of known patents covering drugs. Many factors can influence early or late generic entry. This information is provided as a rough estimate of generic entry potential and should not be used as an independent source. The methodology is described in this blog post.
When can AEMCOLO (rifamycin) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: rifamycin
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 25, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,610,577
Patent Title: Oral antimicrobal pharmaceutical compositions

AEMCOLO is a drug marketed by Redhill. There are four patents protecting this drug.

This drug has twenty-eight patent family members in twenty-one countries.

See drug price trends for AEMCOLO.

The generic ingredient in AEMCOLO is rifamycin. There are eleven drug master file entries for this API. Additional details are available on the rifamycin profile page.

When can NUCYNTA (tapentadol hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tapentadol hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 28, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,700,774
Patent Title: Crystalline forms of (-)-(1R,2R)-3-(3-dimethylamino-1-ethyl-2-methylpropyl)-phenol hydrochloride

Drug Price Trends for NUCYNTA
NUCYNTA is a drug marketed by Collegium Pharm Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug and four Paragraph IV challenges. Three tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has forty-five patent family members in twenty-six countries. There has been litigation on patents covering NUCYNTA

See drug price trends for NUCYNTA.

The generic ingredient in NUCYNTA is tapentadol hydrochloride. There are five drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tapentadol hydrochloride profile page.

When can NUCYNTA ER (tapentadol hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tapentadol hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 28, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,700,774
Patent Title: Crystalline forms of (-)-(1R,2R)-3-(3-dimethylamino-1-ethyl-2-methylpropyl)-phenol hydrochloride

Drug Price Trends for NUCYNTA ER
NUCYNTA ER is a drug marketed by Collegium Pharm Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. Three tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has two hundred and seventy-two patent family members in thirty-one countries. There has been litigation on patents covering NUCYNTA ER

See drug price trends for NUCYNTA ER.

The generic ingredient in NUCYNTA ER is tapentadol hydrochloride. There are five drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tapentadol hydrochloride profile page.

When can FYCOMPA (perampanel) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: perampanel
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: July 06, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,609,274
Patent Title: Crystal of 1,2-dihydropyridine compound and method for producing same

Drug Price Trends for FYCOMPA
FYCOMPA is a drug marketed by Catalyst Pharms. There are two patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. Three tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred and one patent family members in thirty-three countries. There has been litigation on patents covering FYCOMPA

See drug price trends for FYCOMPA.

The generic ingredient in FYCOMPA is perampanel. There are five drug master file entries for this API. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the perampanel profile page.

When can ARNUITY ELLIPTA (fluticasone furoate) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: fluticasone furoate
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: August 16, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,700,851
Patent Title: Medicament dispenser

Drug Price Trends for ARNUITY ELLIPTA
ARNUITY ELLIPTA is a drug marketed by Glaxosmithkline. There are three patents protecting this drug.

This drug has forty-six patent family members in twenty-one countries. There has been litigation on patents covering ARNUITY ELLIPTA

See drug price trends for ARNUITY ELLIPTA.

The generic ingredient in ARNUITY ELLIPTA is fluticasone furoate. There are twenty-nine drug master file entries for this API. Three suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the fluticasone furoate profile page.

When can ERIVEDGE (vismodegib) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: vismodegib
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: September 02, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,702,537
Patent Title: Pyridyl inhibitors of hedgehog signalling

ERIVEDGE is a drug marketed by Genentech. There are three patents protecting this drug.

This drug has fifty-four patent family members in twenty-four countries.

See drug price trends for ERIVEDGE.

The generic ingredient in ERIVEDGE is vismodegib. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the vismodegib profile page.

When can YONDELIS (trabectedin) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: trabectedin
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: October 29, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,703,450
Patent Title: Formulations comprising ecteinascidin and a disaccharide

YONDELIS is a drug marketed by Janssen Prods. There is one patent protecting this drug. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has forty-four patent family members in thirty-six countries. There has been litigation on patents covering YONDELIS

See drug price trends for YONDELIS.

The generic ingredient in YONDELIS is trabectedin. There are four drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the trabectedin profile page.

When can HORIZANT (gabapentin enacarbil) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: gabapentin enacarbil
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: November 04, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,703,571
Patent Title: GABAPENTIN PRODRUG SUSTAINED RELEASE ORAL DOSAGE FORMS

HORIZANT is a drug marketed by Azurity. There are five patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and forty-six patent family members in twenty-six countries.

See drug price trends for HORIZANT.

The generic ingredient in HORIZANT is gabapentin enacarbil. There are twenty-nine drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the gabapentin enacarbil profile page.

When can NEVANAC (nepafenac) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: nepafenac
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: December 02, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,704,763
Patent Title: Topical nepafenac formulations

Drug Price Trends for NEVANAC
NEVANAC is a drug marketed by Harrow Eye. There are three patents protecting this drug.

This drug has twenty-seven patent family members in twenty-three countries.

See drug price trends for NEVANAC.

The generic ingredient in NEVANAC is nepafenac. There are eight drug master file entries for this API. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the nepafenac profile page.

When can DUTREBIS (lamivudine; raltegravir potassium) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: lamivudine; raltegravir potassium
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: December 03, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,704,130
Patent Title: Protassium salt of an HIV integrase inhibitor

DUTREBIS is a drug marketed by Merck Sharp Dohme. There are two patents protecting this drug.

This drug has ninety-five patent family members in forty-three countries.

The generic ingredient in DUTREBIS is lamivudine; raltegravir potassium. There are twenty-nine drug master file entries for this API. Additional details are available on the lamivudine; raltegravir potassium profile page.

When can ISENTRESS (raltegravir potassium) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: raltegravir potassium
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: December 03, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,704,130
Patent Title: Protassium salt of an HIV integrase inhibitor

Drug Price Trends for ISENTRESS
ISENTRESS is a drug marketed by Msd Sub Merck. There are six patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has one hundred and twenty-five patent family members in forty-five countries.

See drug price trends for ISENTRESS.

The generic ingredient in ISENTRESS is raltegravir potassium. There are five drug master file entries for this API. Nine suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the raltegravir potassium profile page.

When can NEURACEQ (florbetaben f-18) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: florbetaben f-18
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: December 17, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,705,104
Patent Title: Stilbene derivatives and their use for binding and imaging amyloid plaques

NEURACEQ is a drug marketed by Life Molecular. There is one patent protecting this drug.

This drug has thirty-five patent family members in twenty-seven countries.

The generic ingredient in NEURACEQ is florbetaben f-18. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the florbetaben f-18 profile page.

When can BELVIQ (lorcaserin hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: lorcaserin hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: December 21, 2024
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,705,125
Patent Title: CRYSTALLINE FORMS OF (R)-8-CHLORO-1-2,3,4,5-TETRAHYDRO-1H-3-BENZAZEPINE HYDROCHLORIDE

Drug Price Trends for BELVIQ
BELVIQ is a drug marketed by One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has thirty-five patent family members in twenty-seven countries. There has been litigation on patents covering BELVIQ

See drug price trends for BELVIQ.

The generic ingredient in BELVIQ is lorcaserin hydrochloride. There are five drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the lorcaserin hydrochloride profile page.

When can RECORLEV (levoketoconazole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: levoketoconazole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: January 10, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,706,020
Patent Title: Methods and compositions for treating diabetes, metabolic syndrome and other conditions

RECORLEV is a drug marketed by Strongbridge. There are eight patents protecting this drug.

This drug has thirty-three patent family members in twenty-one countries.

See drug price trends for RECORLEV.

The generic ingredient in RECORLEV is levoketoconazole. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the levoketoconazole profile page.

When can BELRAPZO (bendamustine hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bendamustine hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: January 14, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,705,793
Patent Title: Bendamustine pharmaceutical compositions for lyophilisation

BELRAPZO is a drug marketed by Eagle Pharms. There are nine patents protecting this drug. Six tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has sixty-four patent family members in thirty countries.

See drug price trends for BELRAPZO.

The generic ingredient in BELRAPZO is bendamustine hydrochloride. There are twenty-three drug master file entries for this API. Ten suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bendamustine hydrochloride profile page.

When can BENDEKA (bendamustine hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bendamustine hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: January 14, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,705,793
Patent Title: Bendamustine pharmaceutical compositions for lyophilisation

BENDEKA is a drug marketed by Eagle Pharms. There are eighteen patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. Six tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred and twenty patent family members in thirty-one countries. There has been litigation on patents covering BENDEKA

See drug price trends for BENDEKA.

The generic ingredient in BENDEKA is bendamustine hydrochloride. There are twenty-three drug master file entries for this API. Ten suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bendamustine hydrochloride profile page.

When can EUCRISA (crisaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: crisaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,408
Patent Title: Boron-containing small molecules

Drug Price Trends for EUCRISA
EUCRISA is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering EUCRISA

See drug price trends for EUCRISA.

The generic ingredient in EUCRISA is crisaborole. There are three drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the crisaborole profile page.

When can EUCRISA (crisaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: crisaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,905,950
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for EUCRISA
EUCRISA is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering EUCRISA

See drug price trends for EUCRISA.

The generic ingredient in EUCRISA is crisaborole. There are three drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the crisaborole profile page.

When can EUCRISA (crisaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: crisaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,005,380
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for EUCRISA
EUCRISA is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering EUCRISA

See drug price trends for EUCRISA.

The generic ingredient in EUCRISA is crisaborole. There are three drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the crisaborole profile page.

When can EUCRISA (crisaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: crisaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,506,944
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for EUCRISA
EUCRISA is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc. There are four patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering EUCRISA

See drug price trends for EUCRISA.

The generic ingredient in EUCRISA is crisaborole. There are three drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the crisaborole profile page.

When can KERYDIN (tavaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tavaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,408
Patent Title: Boron-containing small molecules

Drug Price Trends for KERYDIN
KERYDIN is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering KERYDIN

See drug price trends for KERYDIN.

The generic ingredient in KERYDIN is tavaborole. There are six drug master file entries for this API. Eleven suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tavaborole profile page.

When can KERYDIN (tavaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tavaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,905,950
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for KERYDIN
KERYDIN is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering KERYDIN

See drug price trends for KERYDIN.

The generic ingredient in KERYDIN is tavaborole. There are six drug master file entries for this API. Eleven suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tavaborole profile page.

When can KERYDIN (tavaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tavaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,005,380
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for KERYDIN
KERYDIN is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering KERYDIN

See drug price trends for KERYDIN.

The generic ingredient in KERYDIN is tavaborole. There are six drug master file entries for this API. Eleven suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tavaborole profile page.

When can KERYDIN (tavaborole) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: tavaborole
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 16, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,506,944
Patent Title: BORON-CONTAINING SMALL MOLECULES

Drug Price Trends for KERYDIN
KERYDIN is a drug marketed by Anacor Pharms Inc.

This drug has one hundred and forty-eight patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering KERYDIN

See drug price trends for KERYDIN.

The generic ingredient in KERYDIN is tavaborole. There are six drug master file entries for this API. Eleven suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the tavaborole profile page.

When can VOCABRIA (cabotegravir sodium) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: cabotegravir sodium
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 21, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,708,970
Patent Title: Polycyclic carbamoylpyridone derivative having HIV integrase inhibitory activity

VOCABRIA is a drug marketed by Viiv Hlthcare. There are two patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and twenty-five patent family members in thirty-three countries.

The generic ingredient in VOCABRIA is cabotegravir sodium. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the cabotegravir sodium profile page.

When can VOCABRIA (cabotegravir sodium) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: cabotegravir sodium
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 21, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,803,423
Patent Title: Polycyclic carbamoylpyridone derivative having inhibitory activity on HIV integrase

VOCABRIA is a drug marketed by Viiv Hlthcare. There are two patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and twenty-five patent family members in thirty-three countries.

The generic ingredient in VOCABRIA is cabotegravir sodium. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the cabotegravir sodium profile page.

When can CORLANOR (ivabradine) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: ivabradine
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 28, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,601,764
Patent Title: ?-Crystalline form of ivabradine hydrochloride, a process for its preparation and pharmaceutical compositions containing it

Drug Price Trends for CORLANOR
CORLANOR is a drug marketed by Amgen Inc. There are eight patents protecting this drug. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has ninety-seven patent family members in forty-two countries. There has been litigation on patents covering CORLANOR

See drug price trends for CORLANOR.

The generic ingredient in CORLANOR is ivabradine. There are nine drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the ivabradine profile page.

When can CORLANOR (ivabradine hydrochloride) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: ivabradine hydrochloride
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: February 28, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,601,762
Patent Title: ß-crystalline form of ivabradine hydrochloride, a process for its preparation and pharmaceutical compositions containing it

Drug Price Trends for CORLANOR
CORLANOR is a drug marketed by Amgen Inc. There are eight patents protecting this drug. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has ninety-seven patent family members in forty-two countries. There has been litigation on patents covering CORLANOR

See drug price trends for CORLANOR.

The generic ingredient in CORLANOR is ivabradine hydrochloride. There are nine drug master file entries for this API. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the ivabradine hydrochloride profile page.

When can XIFAXAN (rifaximin) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: rifaximin
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: March 03, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,397
Patent Title: New polymorphous forms of rifaximin, processes for their production and use thereof in the medicinal preparations

Drug Price Trends for XIFAXAN
XIFAXAN is a drug marketed by Salix Pharms. There are twenty-nine patents protecting this drug and two Paragraph IV challenges. Two tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has two hundred and thirteen patent family members in forty countries. There has been litigation on patents covering XIFAXAN

See drug price trends for XIFAXAN.

The generic ingredient in XIFAXAN is rifaximin. There are fourteen drug master file entries for this API. Three suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the rifaximin profile page.

When can NEXAVAR (sorafenib tosylate) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: sorafenib tosylate
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: March 07, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,638
Patent Title: Pharmaceutical composition comprising an omega-carboxyaryl substituted diphenyl urea for the treatment of cancer

NEXAVAR is a drug marketed by Bayer Hlthcare. There are two patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has eighty-nine patent family members in thirty-nine countries. There has been litigation on patents covering NEXAVAR

See drug price trends for NEXAVAR.

The generic ingredient in NEXAVAR is sorafenib tosylate. There are thirteen drug master file entries for this API. Eight suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the sorafenib tosylate profile page.

When can OZEMPIC (semaglutide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: semaglutide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: March 18, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,261
Patent Title: Acylated GLP-1 compounds

Drug Price Trends for OZEMPIC
OZEMPIC is a drug marketed by Novo. There are twenty-one patents protecting this drug.

This drug has two hundred and twenty-six patent family members in twenty-eight countries. There has been litigation on patents covering OZEMPIC

See drug price trends for OZEMPIC.

The generic ingredient in OZEMPIC is semaglutide. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the semaglutide profile page.

When can WEGOVY (semaglutide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: semaglutide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: March 18, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,707,261
Patent Title: Acylated GLP-1 compounds

Drug Price Trends for WEGOVY
WEGOVY is a drug marketed by Novo. There are six patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and twenty-two patent family members in thirty-two countries. There has been litigation on patents covering WEGOVY

See drug price trends for WEGOVY.

The generic ingredient in WEGOVY is semaglutide. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the semaglutide profile page.

When can TYKERB (lapatinib ditosylate) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: lapatinib ditosylate
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: April 19, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,708,705
Patent Title: Pharmaceutical composition

TYKERB is a drug marketed by Novartis. There is one patent protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has twenty-eight patent family members in twenty-six countries.

See drug price trends for TYKERB.

The generic ingredient in TYKERB is lapatinib ditosylate. There are seven drug master file entries for this API. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the lapatinib ditosylate profile page.

When can XCOPRI (cenobamate) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: cenobamate
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: April 22, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,709,994
Patent Title: Neurotherapeutic Azole Compounds

Drug Price Trends for XCOPRI
XCOPRI is a drug marketed by Sk Life. There are two patents protecting this drug.

This drug has twenty-six patent family members in twenty countries.

See drug price trends for XCOPRI.

The generic ingredient in XCOPRI is cenobamate. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the cenobamate profile page.

When can BELEODAQ (belinostat) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: belinostat
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: May 13, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,710,313
Patent Title: Pharmaceutical formulations of HDAC inhibitors

BELEODAQ is a drug marketed by Acrotech Biopharma. There are two patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has fifty-nine patent family members in twenty-seven countries. There has been litigation on patents covering BELEODAQ

See drug price trends for BELEODAQ.

The generic ingredient in BELEODAQ is belinostat. There are five drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the belinostat profile page.

When can XTANDI (enzalutamide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: enzalutamide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: May 13, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,710,870
Patent Title: DIARYLHYDANTOIN COMPOUNDS

XTANDI is a drug marketed by Astellas. There are four patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred and eighty-four patent family members in thirty-four countries. There has been litigation on patents covering XTANDI

See drug price trends for XTANDI.

The generic ingredient in XTANDI is enzalutamide. There are nine drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the enzalutamide profile page.

When can XTANDI (enzalutamide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: enzalutamide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: May 13, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,809,098
Patent Title: DIARYLTHIOHYDANTOIN COMPOUNDS

XTANDI is a drug marketed by Astellas. There are four patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred and eighty-four patent family members in thirty-four countries. There has been litigation on patents covering XTANDI

See drug price trends for XTANDI.

The generic ingredient in XTANDI is enzalutamide. There are nine drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the enzalutamide profile page.

When can XTANDI (enzalutamide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: enzalutamide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: May 13, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,201,793
Patent Title: DIARYLHYDANTOIN COMPOUNDS

XTANDI is a drug marketed by Astellas. There are four patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred and eighty-four patent family members in thirty-four countries. There has been litigation on patents covering XTANDI

See drug price trends for XTANDI.

The generic ingredient in XTANDI is enzalutamide. There are nine drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the enzalutamide profile page.

When can TRACLEER (bosentan) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bosentan
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: May 17, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,710,903
Patent Title: Dispersible bosertan tablet

TRACLEER is a drug marketed by Actelion. There are two patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. Three tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has twenty-eight patent family members in twenty-three countries. There has been litigation on patents covering TRACLEER

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The generic ingredient in TRACLEER is bosentan. There are nineteen drug master file entries for this API. Six suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bosentan profile page.

When can VICTRELIS (boceprevir) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: boceprevir
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 02, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,709,987
Patent Title: Combination of HCV protease inhibitors with a surfactant

VICTRELIS is a drug marketed by Merck Sharp Dohme. There are three patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and ten patent family members in thirty-three countries.

The generic ingredient in VICTRELIS is boceprevir. Additional details are available on the boceprevir profile page.

When can APLENZIN (bupropion hydrobromide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bupropion hydrobromide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 27, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,711,123
Patent Title: Modified-release formulations of a bupropion salt

APLENZIN is a drug marketed by Bausch. There are eight patents protecting this drug and three Paragraph IV challenges. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has fifty-two patent family members in eighteen countries.

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The generic ingredient in APLENZIN is bupropion hydrobromide. There are thirty-eight drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bupropion hydrobromide profile page.

When can APLENZIN (bupropion hydrobromide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bupropion hydrobromide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 27, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,000,425
Patent Title: BUPROPION HYDROBROMIDE AND THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS

APLENZIN is a drug marketed by Bausch. There are eight patents protecting this drug and three Paragraph IV challenges. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has fifty-two patent family members in eighteen countries.

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The generic ingredient in APLENZIN is bupropion hydrobromide. There are thirty-eight drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bupropion hydrobromide profile page.

When can APLENZIN (bupropion hydrobromide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: bupropion hydrobromide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: June 27, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 201,003,036
Patent Title: BUPROPION HYDROBROMIDE AND THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS

APLENZIN is a drug marketed by Bausch. There are eight patents protecting this drug and three Paragraph IV challenges. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has fifty-two patent family members in eighteen countries.

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The generic ingredient in APLENZIN is bupropion hydrobromide. There are thirty-eight drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the bupropion hydrobromide profile page.

When can DUEXIS (famotidine; ibuprofen) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: famotidine; ibuprofen
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: July 18, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,900,423
Patent Title: Methods and medicaments for administration of ibuprofen

Drug Price Trends for DUEXIS
DUEXIS is a drug marketed by Horizon. There are five patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has twenty-five patent family members in fifteen countries. There has been litigation on patents covering DUEXIS

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The generic ingredient in DUEXIS is famotidine; ibuprofen. There are eighteen drug master file entries for this API. Ten suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the famotidine; ibuprofen profile page.

When can APTIOM (eslicarbazepine acetate) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: eslicarbazepine acetate
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: July 29, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,800,986
Patent Title: Asymmetric catalytic reduction of oxcarbazepine

Drug Price Trends for APTIOM
APTIOM is a drug marketed by Sumitomo Pharma Am. There are eleven patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge. One tentatively approved generic is ready to enter the market.

This drug has one hundred patent family members in twenty-six countries. There has been litigation on patents covering APTIOM

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The generic ingredient in APTIOM is eslicarbazepine acetate. There are twelve drug master file entries for this API. Two suppliers are listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the eslicarbazepine acetate profile page.

When can OLYSIO (simeprevir sodium) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: simeprevir sodium
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: July 29, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,800,857
Patent Title: MACROCYCLIC INHIBITORS OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS

OLYSIO is a drug marketed by Janssen Prods. There are nine patents protecting this drug.

This drug has one hundred and thirty-nine patent family members in forty-three countries.

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The generic ingredient in OLYSIO is simeprevir sodium. There is one drug master file entry for this API. Additional details are available on the simeprevir sodium profile page.

When can EPSOLAY (benzoyl peroxide) generic drug versions launch?

Generic name: benzoyl peroxide
DrugPatentWatch® Estimated Key Patent Expiration / Generic Entry Date: August 02, 2025
Generic Entry Controlled by: South Africa Patent 200,801,146
Patent Title: Metal oxide coating of water insoluble ingredients

EPSOLAY is a drug marketed by Galderma Labs Lp. There are nine patents protecting this drug. Two tentatively approved generics are ready to enter the market.

This drug has twenty-eight patent family members in eleven countries.

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The generic ingredient in EPSOLAY is benzoyl peroxide. There are seventeen drug master file entries for this API. One supplier is listed for this generic product. Additional details are available on the benzoyl peroxide profile page.

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