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Generated: December 14, 2017

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Claims for Patent: 8,101,593

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Claims for Patent: 8,101,593

Title:Formulations of deoxycholic acid and salts thereof
Abstract: The present application is directed to an aqueous pharmaceutical formulation comprising less than about 5% w/v sodium deoxycholate maintained at a pH sufficient to substantially inhibit precipitation of the sodium deoxycholate. Also disclosed herein, are methods for inhibiting precipitation of sodium deoxycholate in an aqueous solution comprising less than about 5% w/v of sodium deoxycholate, said method comprising maintaining pH of the solution of from at least about 8.0 to about 8.5.
Inventor(s): Hodge; Robert Emil (Thousand Oaks, CA), Webster; Jeffrey Douglas (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Assignee: Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Calabasas, CA)
Application Number:12/716,070
Patent Claims: 1. An aqueous pharmaceutical formulation consisting of from about 0.5% w/v to about 1.5% w/v deoxycholate and at least one pharmaceutically acceptable excipient and/or carrier wherein the formulation has a pH of from about 8.0 to about 8.5.

2. The aqueous pharmaceutical formulation of claim 1, wherein the aqueous formulation is suitable for subcutaneous injection.

3. The aqueous pharmaceutical formulation of claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said at least one pharmaceutically acceptable excipient and/or carrier is selected from the group consisting of water, a buffer, and a preservative.
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