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Which drugs does patent 6,962,908 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,962,908 protects FEMTRACE and is included in one NDA.

This patent has eleven patent family members in ten countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,962,908
Title: Oral pharmaceutical products containing 17 .beta.-estradiol-3-lower alkanoate, method of administering the same and process of preparation
Abstract:A pharmaceutical dosage unit for oral administration to a human female comprising a therapeutically effective amount of 17.beta.-estradiol-3-lower alkanoate, most preferably 17.beta.-estradiol-3-acetate, and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier is disclosed. Also disclosed is a method for treating a human female in need of 17.beta.-estradiol and a contraceptive method by oral administration of the pharmaceutical dosage unit and a method of preparing a pharmaceutical composition that may be used to form the pharmaceutical dosage unit of the invention.
Inventor(s): Aloba; Oluwole T. (Morristown, NJ), deVries; Tina M. (Long Valley, NJ)
Assignee: Warner Chilcott Company Inc. (Fajardo, PR)
Application Number:10/023,748
Patent Claim Types:
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Composition; Compound; Dosage form; Formulation;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,962,908

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Apil FEMTRACE estradiol acetate TABLET;ORAL 021633-001 Aug 20, 2004 DISCN Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Apil FEMTRACE estradiol acetate TABLET;ORAL 021633-002 Aug 20, 2004 DISCN Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Apil FEMTRACE estradiol acetate TABLET;ORAL 021633-003 Aug 20, 2004 DISCN Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
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International Family Members for US Patent 6,962,908

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Australia 2002359758 ➤ Sign Up
Canada 2470703 ➤ Sign Up
China 1273141 ➤ Sign Up
China 1564689 ➤ Sign Up
European Patent Office 1461043 ➤ Sign Up
Israel 160797 ➤ Sign Up
Japan 2005517673 ➤ Sign Up
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