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Details for Patent: 6,987,094

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Which drugs does patent 6,987,094 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 6,987,094 protects BETHKIS and is included in one NDA.

This patent has thirty-seven patent family members in twenty-six countries.

Summary for Patent: 6,987,094
Title:Optimized formulation of tobramycin for aerosolization
Abstract: The invention provides a tobramycin formulation for delivery by aerosolization in the form of additive-free, isotonic solution whose pH has been optimised to ensure adequate shelf-life at room temperature. Said formulation can be advantageously used for the treatment and prophylaxis of acute and chronic endobronchial infections, in particular those caused by the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa associated to lung diseases such as cystic fibrosis.
Inventor(s): Malvolti; Chiara (Parma, IT), Garzia; Raffaella (Parma, IT)
Assignee: Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A. (Parma, IT)
Application Number:10/482,224
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Formulation; Process;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 6,987,094

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Chiesi BETHKIS tobramycin SOLUTION;INHALATION 201820-001 Oct 12, 2012 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
>Applicant >Tradename >Generic Name >Dosage >NDA >Approval Date >TE >Type >RLD >RS >Patent No. >Patent Expiration >Product >Substance >Delist Req. >Patented / Exclusive Use >Submissiondate

Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 6,987,094

Foriegn Application Priority Data
Foreign Country Foreign Patent Number Foreign Patent Date
01116071Jul 02, 2001
PCT Information
PCT FiledJune 14, 2002PCT Application Number:PCT/EP02/06544
PCT Publication Date:January 16, 2003PCT Publication Number: WO03/004005

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