.

Pharmaceutical Business Intelligence

  • Anticipate P&T budget requirements
  • Evaluate market entry opportunities
  • Find generic sources and suppliers
  • Predict branded drug patent expiration

► Plans and Pricing

Upgrade to enjoy subscriber-only features like email alerts and data export. See the Plans and Pricing

DrugPatentWatch Database Preview

Details for Patent: 6,869,399

« Back to Dashboard
Patent 6,869,399 protects THALOMID and is included in one NDA. There have been three Paragraph IV challenges on Thalomid.

This patent has eighteen patent family members in ten countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,869,399

Title: Methods for delivering a drug to a patient while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated
Abstract:Methods for delivering a drug to a patients in need of the drug, while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated are disclosed. The methods are of the type in which prescriptions for the drug are filled by a pharmacy only after a computer readable storage medium has been consulted to retrieve a prescription approval code. Embodiments are provided wherein the patients are assigned to risk groups based upon the risk that taking the drug will lead to an adverse side effect, and certain additional information, such as periodic surveys and diagnostic tests probative of the ongoing risk of the side effect developing are obtained before prescriptions for the drug are approved.
Inventor(s): Williams; Bruce A. (Flemington, NJ), Kaminski; Joseph K. (Hampton, NJ)
Assignee: Celgene Corporation (Warren, NJ)
Application Number:10/762,880
Patent Claim Types:
see list of patent claims
Use;
Patent Metrics:
Source: PatentQuant.com
Field: Not categorized
Back Citations: 18th 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
Celgene
THALOMID
thalidomide
CAPSULE;ORAL020785-001Jul 16, 1998RXNo6,869,399► subscribe APPROVAL FOR MARKETING ONLY UNDER A SPECIAL RESTRICTION PROGRAM APPROVED BY FDA CALLED 'SYSTEM FOR THALIDOMIDE EDUCATION AND PRESCRIBING SAFETY' (S.T.E.P.S.)
Celgene
THALOMID
thalidomide
CAPSULE;ORAL020785-001Jul 16, 1998RXNo6,869,399► subscribe MAINTENANCE THERAPY FOR PREVENTION AND SUPRESSION OF THE CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF ENL RECURRENCE
Celgene
THALOMID
thalidomide
CAPSULE;ORAL020785-001Jul 16, 1998RXNo6,869,399► subscribe ACUTE TREATMENT OF THE CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF MODERATE TO SEVERE ERYTHEMA NODOSUM LEPROSUM (ENL)
This preview shows a limited data set
Subscribe for full access, or try a Trial

Export unavailable in trial.
Subscribe for complete access.

Non-Orange Book Patents for Patent: 6,869,399

For Orange Book-listed patents (shown in the main table above) generic applications must certify that the listed patents are expired, invalid, or will not be infringed by generic entry.

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
8,626,531Methods for delivering a drug to a patient while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated► subscribe
6,755,784 Methods for delivering a drug to a patient while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated► subscribe
6,315,720 Methods for delivering a drug to a patient while avoiding the occurrence of an adverse side effect known or suspected of being caused by the drug► subscribe
This preview shows a limited data set
Subscribe for full access, or try a Trial

The estimated expiration dates shown above are derived by simply adding 20 years to the priority date.
Because of the complexity of determining patent expiration dates it is advisable to have patent counsel verify freedom to operate.

Export unavailable in trial.
Subscribe for complete access.

International Patent Family for Patent: 6,869,399

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
New Zealand541736► subscribe
MexicoPA02006176► subscribe
Japan2006209801► subscribe
This preview shows a limited data set
Subscribe for full access, or try a Trial

The estimated expiration dates shown above are derived by simply adding 20 years to the priority date.
Due to the complexity of determining patent expirations even in a single country, compounded by the diversity of global patent laws, it is advisable to have patent counsel verify freedom to operate.

Export unavailable in trial.
Subscribe for complete access.

For more information try a trial or see the database preview and plans and pricing

Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. All trademarks and applicant names are the property of their respective owners or licensors. Although great care is taken in the proper and correct provision of this service, thinkBiotech LLC does not accept any responsibility for possible consequences of errors or omissions in the provided data. The data presented herein is for information purposes only. There is no warranty that the data contained herein is error free. thinkBiotech performs no independent verifification of facts as provided by public sources nor are attempts made to provide legal or investing advice. Any reliance on data provided herein is done solely at the discretion of the user. Users of this service are advised to seek professional advice and independent confirmation before considering acting on any of the provided information. thinkBiotech LLC reserves the right to amend, extend or withdraw any part or all of the offered service without notice.

`abc