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Details for Patent: 5,942,519

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Which drugs does patent 5,942,519 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 5,942,519 protects PROSCAR and is included in one NDA.

This patent has six patent family members in five countries.
Summary for Patent: 5,942,519
Title: Prevention of precipitated acute urinary retention
Abstract:This invention is concerned with the prevention of precipitated acute urinary retention in a subject male susceptible thereto by the administration of an inhibitor of 5.alpha.-reductase to the subject. The present invention also provides for a method of reducing the risk of precipitated acute urinary retention by the administration of a 5.alpha.-reductase inhibitor to the subject at risk therefor.
Inventor(s): Waldstreicher; Joanne (Scotch Plains, NJ)
Assignee: Merck & Co., Inc. (Rahway, NJ)
Application Number:09/178,138
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 5,942,519

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Patent Submitted
Merck PROSCAR finasteride TABLET;ORAL 020180-001 Jun 19, 1992 AB RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up TREATING PRECIPITATED ACUTE URINARY RETENTION WITH FINASTERIDE ➤ Sign Up
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Patent Submitted

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