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Details for Patent: 6,716,867

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Which drugs does patent 6,716,867 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,716,867 protects PRECEDEX and is included in one NDA.

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-six patent family members in twenty-eight 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
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,716,867

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
Hospira PRECEDEX dexmedetomidine hydrochloride INJECTABLE;INJECTION 021038-004 Nov 14, 2014 RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Hospira PRECEDEX dexmedetomidine hydrochloride INJECTABLE;INJECTION 021038-001 Dec 17, 1999 AP RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Hospira PRECEDEX dexmedetomidine hydrochloride INJECTABLE;INJECTION 021038-002 Mar 13, 2013 RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Hospira PRECEDEX dexmedetomidine hydrochloride INJECTABLE;INJECTION 021038-003 Mar 13, 2013 RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ 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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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

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