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Details for Patent: 6,559,188

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Which drugs does patent 6,559,188 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,559,188 protects STARLIX and is included in one NDA.

This patent has forty-two patent family members in thirty countries.

This patent has expired prematurely due to non-payment of maintenance fees. See details below.
Summary for Patent: 6,559,188
Title: Method of treating metabolic disorders especially diabetes, or a disease or condition associated with diabetes
Abstract:The invention relates to a combination, such as a combined preparation or pharmaceutical composition, respectively, which comprises nateglinide (I) ##STR1## or repaglinide and at least one other antidiabetic compound selected from the group consisting of thiazolidinedione derivatives (glitazones), sulfonyl urea derivatives and metformin for simultaneous, separate or sequential use in the prevention, delay of progression or treatment of diseases, especially metabolic disorders and in particular type 2 diabetes and diseases and conditions associated with diabetes; to a composition, respectively, which comprises nateglinide and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier and to a process of making such composition; the use of such combination or composition for the preparation of a medicament for the prevention, delay of progression or treatment of metabolic disorders; a method of prevention, delay of progression or treatment of diseases in warm-blooded animals; the use of such combination or composition for the cosmetic treatment of a mammal in order to effect a cosmetically beneficial loss of body weight; and to a method of improving the bodily appearance of a warm-blooded animal.
Inventor(s): Gatlin; Marjorie Regan (Hoboken, NJ), Ball; Michele Ann (Morris Plains, NJ), Mannion; Richard Owen (Mount Arlington, NJ), Karnachi; Anees Abdulquadar (Hillsborough, NJ), Guitard; Christiane (Hegenheim, FR), Allison; Malcolm (Basel, CH)
Assignee: Novartis AG (Basel, CH)
Application Number:09/663,264
Patent Claim Types:
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Composition; Dosage form;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,559,188

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
Novartis STARLIX nateglinide TABLET;ORAL 021204-001 Dec 22, 2000 AB RX Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y USE FOR TREATMENT OF DIABETES, PARTICULARLY TYPE 2 DIABETES ➤ Sign Up
Novartis STARLIX nateglinide TABLET;ORAL 021204-002 Dec 22, 2000 AB RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y USE FOR TREATMENT OF DIABETES, PARTICULARLY TYPE 2 DIABETES ➤ 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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Non-Orange Book US Patents Family Members for Patent 6,559,188

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The non-Orange Book patents listed below do not require formal certifications, so they do not automatically impede generic entry. Instead, they represent potential opportunities for branded firms to block generic entry through patent infringment challenges.

Patent No. Title Estimated Patent Expiration
6,878,749 Method of treating metabolic disorders, especially diabetes, or a disease or condition associated with diabetes ➤ Sign Up
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