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Details for Patent: 6,239,180

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Which drugs does patent 6,239,180 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,239,180 protects QUTENZA and is included in one NDA.

This patent has sixteen patent family members in ten countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,239,180
Title: Transdermal therapeutic device and method with capsaicin and capsaicin analogs
Abstract:Transdermal application of capsaicin (or a capsaicin analog) in a concentration from greater than about 5% to about 10% by weight has been discovered to be an extremely effective therapy for treating neuropathic pain, so long as an anesthetic, preferably by means of a transdermal patch, is administered initially to the affected area to minimize the expected side effects from subsequent capsaicin application.
Inventor(s): Robbins; Wendye R. (San Mateo, CA)
Assignee: The Regents of the University of California (Oakland, CA)
Application Number:08/990,633
Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Device; Formulation; Delivery;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,239,180

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Averitas QUTENZA capsaicin PATCH;TOPICAL 022395-001 Nov 16, 2009 RX Yes Yes ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial Y ⤷  Free Forever Trial
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