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Details for Patent: 6,455,540

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Patent 6,455,540 protects FACTIVE and is included in one NDA.

This patent has fifteen patent family members in twelve countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,455,540
Title: Methods of use of quinolone compounds against anaerobic pathogenic bacteria
Abstract:This invention relates, in part, to newly identified methods of using quinolone antibiotics, particularly a gemifloxacin compound against pathogenic bacteria, especially anaerobic pathogens.
Inventor(s): Citron; Diane M. (Santa Monica, CA), Goldstein; Ellie J. C. (Santa Monica, CA)
Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Corporation (Philadelphia, PA)
Application Number:09/976,323
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,455,540

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Lg Chem Ltd FACTIVE gemifloxacin mesylate TABLET;ORAL 021158-001 Apr 4, 2003 AB RX Yes Yes ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial USE OF QUINOLONE COMPOUNDS AGAINST ANAEROBIC PATHOGENIC BACTERIA ➤ Try a Free Trial
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate

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