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Last Updated: January 26, 2023

Details for Patent: 6,982,283

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Which drugs does patent 6,982,283 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,982,283 protects AMITIZA and is included in one NDA.

This patent has twenty-two patent family members in eighteen countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,982,283
Title:Method for treating drug-induced constipation
Abstract: Provided is a method for treating drug-induced constipation comprising a step of administering an effective amount of a 15-keto-prostaglaindin compound to a subject suffering from drug-induced constipation or a subject having a strong possibility of suffering from it. According to the present invention, a strong antagonistic action against drug-induced constipation can be obtained without substantially losing the main effect of the drug.
Inventor(s): Ueno; Ryuji (Montgomery, MD)
Assignee: Sucampo AG (Zug, CH)
Application Number:10/135,397
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,982,283

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Sucampo Pharma Llc AMITIZA lubiprostone CAPSULE;ORAL 021908-001 Jan 31, 2006 AB RX Yes Yes See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing METHOD FOR TREATING OPIOID-INDUCED CONSTIPATION See Plans and Pricing
>Applicant >Tradename >Generic Name >Dosage >NDA >Approval Date >TE >Type >RLD >RS >Patent No. >Patent Expiration >Product >Substance >Delist Req. >Patented / Exclusive Use >Submissiondate

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