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Details for Patent: 6,962,940


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Which drugs does patent 6,962,940 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,962,940 protects OTEZLA and is included in one NDA.

This patent has eighty patent family members in twenty-three countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,962,940
Title: (+)-2-[1-(3-Ethoxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-2-methylsulfonylethyl]-4-acetylaminoiso indoline-1,3-dione: methods of using and compositions thereof
Abstract:Stereomerically pure (+)-2-[1-(3-Ethoxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-2-methylsulfonylethyl]-4-acetylaminois oindoline-1,3-dione, substantially free of its (-) isomer, and prodrugs, metabolites, polymorphs, salts, solvates, hydrates, and clathrates thereof are discussed. Also discussed are methods of using and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the (+) enantiomer of 2-[1-(3-Ethoxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-2-methylsulfonylethyl]-4-acetylaminoisoind oline-1,3-dione are disclosed. The methods include methods of treating and/or preventing disorders ameliorated by the reduction of levels of TNF-.alpha. or the inhibition of PDE4.
Inventor(s): Muller; George W. (Bridgewater, NJ), Schafer; Peter H. (Somerset, NJ), Man; Hon-Wah (Princeton, NJ), Ge; Chuansheng (Belle Mead, NJ)
Assignee: Celgene Corporation (Summit, NJ)
Application Number:10/392,195
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 6,962,940
Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Dosage form;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,962,940

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-001 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial TREATMENT OF ADULT PATIENTS WITH ORAL ULCERS ASSOCIATED WITH BEHCET'S DISEASE ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-001 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial TREATMENT OF ADULT PATIENTS WITH ACTIVE PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-001 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH MODERATE TO SEVERE PLAQUE PSORIASIS WHO ARE CANDIDATES FOR PHOTOTHERAPY OR SYSTEMIC THERAPY ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-001 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial USE OF OTEZLA (APREMILAST) FOR INHIBITING PDE4 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-002 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial USE OF OTEZLA (APREMILAST) FOR INHIBITING PDE4 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-002 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial TREATMENT OF ADULT PATIENTS WITH ACTIVE PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Amgen Inc OTEZLA apremilast TABLET;ORAL 205437-002 Mar 21, 2014 AB RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial TREATMENT OF ADULT PATIENTS WITH ORAL ULCERS ASSOCIATED WITH BEHCET'S DISEASE ⤷  Free Forever Trial
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International Family Members for US Patent 6,962,940

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Austria 440599 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Australia 2003224729 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Canada 2479666 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Canada 2756798 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
China 100427085 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
China 101683334 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
China 1652772 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
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