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Details for Patent: 6,716,867

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Patent 6,716,867 protects PRECEDEX and is included in one NDA. There have been zero Paragraph IV challenges on Precedex and Precedex

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

This patent has thirty-four patent family members in twenty-seven countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,716,867

Title: Use of dexmedetomidine for ICU sedation
Abstract:The present invention relates to a method of sedating a patient while in the intensive care unit comprising administering dexmedetomidine of a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof to the patient, wherein the patient remains arousable and orientated.
Inventor(s): Aantaa; Riku (Turku, FI), Bachand; Romeo (Mundelain, IL), Heinonen; Esa (Turku, FI)
Assignee: Orion Corporation (Espoo, FI)
Application Number:09/647,364
Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Composition; Delivery;
Patent Metrics:
Source: PatentQuant.com
Field: Pharmaceuticals
Back Citations: 3rd percentile
Forward Citations: 0th percentile

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Type RLD Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
dexmedetomidine hydrochloride
INJECTABLE;INJECTION021038-004Nov 14, 2014RXYes6,716,867*PEDOct 1, 2019Y
dexmedetomidine hydrochloride
INJECTABLE;INJECTION021038-001Dec 17, 1999RXYes6,716,867*PEDOct 1, 2019Y
dexmedetomidine hydrochloride
INJECTABLE;INJECTION021038-002Mar 13, 2013RXYes6,716,867*PEDOct 1, 2019Y
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 6,716,867

PCT Information
PCT FiledMarch 31, 1999PCT Application Number:PCT/FI99/00266
PCT Publication Date:October 07, 1999PCT Publication Number: WO99/49854

International Patent Family for Patent: 6,716,867

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Slovakia286160<disabled in preview>
Slovakia14362000<disabled in preview>
Slovenia1069893<disabled in preview>
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