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Last Updated: April 17, 2024

Apixaban - Generic Drug Details


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What are the generic sources for apixaban and what is the scope of patent protection?

Apixaban is the generic ingredient in two branded drugs marketed by Accord Hlthcare, Apotex, Aurobindo Pharma Ltd, Bionpharma, Breckenridge, Hetero Labs Ltd V, Indoco, Micro Labs, Mylan, Zydus Pharms, and Bristol Myers Squibb, and is included in eleven NDAs. There are two patents protecting this compound and one Paragraph IV challenge. Additional information is available in the individual branded drug profile pages.

Apixaban has one hundred and seventy patent family members in forty-two countries.

There are thirty drug master file entries for apixaban. Eight suppliers are listed for this compound. There are nine tentative approvals for this compound.

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Recent Clinical Trials for apixaban

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SponsorPhase
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire VaudoisPhase 2
Imperial College LondonPhase 4
Janssen Research & Development, LLCPhase 3

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Generic filers with tentative approvals for APIXABAN
Applicant Application No. Strength Dosage Form
⤷  Try a Trial⤷  Try a Trial5MGTABLET; ORAL
⤷  Try a Trial⤷  Try a Trial2.5MGTABLET; ORAL
⤷  Try a Trial⤷  Try a Trial5MGTABLET;ORAL

The 'tentative' approval signifies that the product meets all FDA standards for marketing, and, but for the patents / regulatory protections, it would approved.

Pharmacology for apixaban
Drug ClassFactor Xa Inhibitor
Mechanism of ActionFactor Xa Inhibitors
Paragraph IV (Patent) Challenges for APIXABAN
Tradename Dosage Ingredient Strength NDA ANDAs Submitted Submissiondate
ELIQUIS Tablets apixaban 2.5 mg and 5 mg 202155 25 2016-12-28

US Patents and Regulatory Information for apixaban

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Bristol Myers Squibb ELIQUIS apixaban TABLET;ORAL 202155-001 Dec 28, 2012 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial Y ⤷  Try a Trial
Apotex APIXABAN apixaban TABLET;ORAL 210091-002 Feb 16, 2024 AB RX No No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial
Breckenridge APIXABAN apixaban TABLET;ORAL 209845-001 Jul 26, 2021 DISCN No No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial
Zydus Pharms APIXABAN apixaban TABLET;ORAL 210185-002 Feb 27, 2023 DISCN No No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial
Aurobindo Pharma Ltd APIXABAN apixaban TABLET;ORAL 210026-002 May 26, 2023 DISCN No No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial
Bionpharma APIXABAN apixaban TABLET;ORAL 210152-002 Apr 8, 2020 DISCN No No ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial ⤷  Try a Trial
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EU/EMA Drug Approvals for apixaban

Company Drugname Inn Product Number / Indication Status Generic Biosimilar Orphan Marketing Authorisation Marketing Refusal
Bristol-Myers Squibb / Pfizer EEIG Eliquis apixaban EMEA/H/C/002148
For Eliquis 2.5 mg film-coated tablets:Prevention of venous thromboembolic events (VTE) in adult patients who have undergone elective hip or knee replacement surgery.Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age ≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults (see section 4.4 for haemodynamically unstable PE patients).For Eliquis 5 mg film-coated tablets:Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults (see section 4.4 for haemodynamically unstable PE patients).
Authorised no no no 2011-05-18
Accord Healthcare S.L.U. Apixaban Accord apixaban EMEA/H/C/005358
Prevention of venous thromboembolic events (VTE) in adult patients who have undergone elective hip or knee replacement surgery.Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age ≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults (see section 4.4 for haemodynamically unstable PE patients).Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in adult patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), with one or more risk factors, such as prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA); age≥ 75 years; hypertension; diabetes mellitus; symptomatic heart failure (NYHA Class ≥ II).Treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults (see section 4.4 for haemodynamically unstable PE patients).
Authorised yes no no 2020-07-23
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International Patents for apixaban

Country Patent Number Title Estimated Expiration
European Patent Office 2105436 Composés comprenant un lactame et leurs dérivés en tant qu'inhibiteurs du facteur Xa (Lactam-containing compounds and derivatives thereof as factor XA inhibitors) ⤷  Try a Trial
China 102770126 Apixaban formulations ⤷  Try a Trial
Austria 544750 ⤷  Try a Trial
Russian Federation 2012140690 КОМПОЗИЦИИ АПИКСАБАНА ⤷  Try a Trial
Spain 2767848 ⤷  Try a Trial
Russian Federation 2345993 ЛАКТАМСОДЕРЖАЩЕЕ СОЕДИНЕНИЕ И ЕГО ПРОИЗВОДНЫЕ В КАЧЕСТВЕ ИНГИБИТОРОВ ФАКТОРА Xa (LACTAM-CONTAINING COMPOUND AND ITS DERIVATIVES AS Xa FACTOR INHIBITORS) ⤷  Try a Trial
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Supplementary Protection Certificates for apixaban

Patent Number Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description
1427415 91888 Luxembourg ⤷  Try a Trial 91888, EXPIRES: 20260518
1427415 115 5011-2011 Slovakia ⤷  Try a Trial OWNER(S): BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB HOLDINGS IRELAND UNLIMITED COMPANY, STEINHAUSEN, CH
1427415 PA2011012 Lithuania ⤷  Try a Trial PRODUCT NAME: APIXABANUM; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/11/691/001 - EU/1/11/691/005 20110518
1427415 11C0042 France ⤷  Try a Trial PRODUCT NAME: APIXABAN, EVENTUELLEMENT SOUS LA FORME D'UN DE SES SELS PHARMACEUTIQUEMENT ACCEPTABLES; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/11/691/001 20110520
1427415 C 2011 008 Romania ⤷  Try a Trial PRODUCT NAME: APIXABANSI SARURI ACCEPTABILE FARMACEUTIC ALE ACESTUIA; NATIONAL AUTHORISATION NUMBER: RO EU/1/11/691/001, RO EU/1/11/691/002, RO EU/1/11/691/003, RO EU/1/11/691/004, RO EU/1/11/691/005; DATE OF NATIONAL AUTHORISATION: 20110518; NUMBER OF FIRST AUTHORISATION IN EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA (EEA): EU/1/11/691/001, EU/1/11/691/002, EU/1/11/691/003, EU/1/11/691/004, EU/1/11/691/005; DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION IN EEA: 20110518
1427415 C20110017 00045 Estonia ⤷  Try a Trial PRODUCT NAME: ELIQUIS - APIKSABAAN; REG NO/DATE: C(2011)3595 18.05.2011
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