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Details for Patent: 6,004,973

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Which drugs does patent 6,004,973 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,004,973 protects AFINITOR DISPERZ, AFINITOR, and ZORTRESS, and is included in three NDAs. There have been zero Paragraph IV challenges on Afinitor Disperz, Afinitor, and Zortress.

Protection for AFINITOR DISPERZ has been extended six months for pediatric studies, as indicated by the *PED designation in the table below.

Summary for Patent: 6,004,973

Title: Pharmaceutical compositions comprising rafamycin coprecipitates
Abstract:Disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions containing solid dispersions in the form of co-precipitates, which solid dispersions contain rapamycin and a carrier medium, and methods of treatment utilizing such pharmaceutical compositions.
Inventor(s): Guitard; Patrice (Hegenheim, FR), Haeberlin; Barbara (Riehen, CH), Link; Rainer (Staufen, DE), Richter; Friedrich (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE)
Assignee: Novartis AG (Basel, CH)
Application Number:08/981,952
Patent Claim Types:
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Composition; Use;

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Patent Submitted Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
Novartis PharmAFINITOR DISPERZeverolimusTABLET, FOR SUSPENSION;ORAL203985-001Aug 29, 2012RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
Novartis PharmAFINITOR DISPERZeverolimusTABLET, FOR SUSPENSION;ORAL203985-002Aug 29, 2012RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
Novartis PharmAFINITOR DISPERZeverolimusTABLET, FOR SUSPENSION;ORAL203985-003Aug 29, 2012RXYesYes► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisAFINITOReverolimusTABLET;ORAL022334-003Jul 9, 2010RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisAFINITOReverolimusTABLET;ORAL022334-001Mar 30, 2009RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisAFINITOReverolimusTABLET;ORAL022334-004Mar 30, 2012RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisAFINITOReverolimusTABLET;ORAL022334-002Mar 30, 2009RXYesYes► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisZORTRESSeverolimusTABLET;ORAL021560-001Apr 20, 2010RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisZORTRESSeverolimusTABLET;ORAL021560-002Apr 20, 2010RXYesNo► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
NovartisZORTRESSeverolimusTABLET;ORAL021560-003Apr 20, 2010RXYesYes► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeY
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 6,004,973

Foriegn Application Priority Data
Foreign Country Foreign Patent Number Foreign Patent Date
United Kingdom9514397Jul 14, 1995
United Kingdom9515025Jul 21, 1995
PCT Information
PCT FiledJuly 12, 1996PCT Application Number:PCT/EP96/03066
PCT Publication Date:February 06, 1997PCT Publication Number: WO97/03654

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