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Details for Patent: 6,352,998

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Patent 6,352,998 protects ELIDEL and is included in one NDA.

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

Summary for Patent: 6,352,998

Title: Pharmaceutical compositions
Abstract:This invention provides a topical composition, in the form of an emulsion, that comprises a compound of the FK506 class; a physiologically acceptable alkanediol, ether diol or diether alcohol containing up to 8 carbon atoms as solvent for the compound of the FK506 class; an unsaturated fatty alcohol and water. In another aspect, this invention provides a topical pharmaceutical composition that comprises a macrolide in suspension. In a further aspect, this invention provides the use of an unsaturated fatty alcohol to stabilize a macrolide in a pharmaceutical composition.
Inventor(s): Jackman; Martin (Allschwil, CH), Popp; Xue-Ping (Basel, CH), Richter; Friedrich (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE), Schmook; Fritz (Vienna, AT)
Assignee: Novartis AG (Basel, CH)
Application Number:09/767,656
Patent Claim Types:
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Patent Metrics:
Source: PatentQuant.com
Field: Pharmaceuticals
Back Citations: 22nd percentile
Forward Citations: 1st percentile

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Type RLD Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
Valeant Bermuda
CREAM;TOPICAL021302-001Dec 13, 2001RXYes6,352,998*PED► subscribeY
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