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Details for Patent: 7,371,727

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Which drugs does patent 7,371,727 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,371,727 protects LINZESS and is included in one NDA.

This patent has seventy-four patent family members in twenty-four countries.
Summary for Patent: 7,371,727
Title:Methods and compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders
Abstract: The present invention features compositions and related methods for treating IBS and other gastrointestinal disorders and conditions (e.g., gastrointestinal motility disorders, functional gastrointestinal disorders, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), duodenogastric reflux, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, Inflammatory bowel disease, functional heartburn, dyspepsia (including functional dyspepsia or nonulcer dyspepsia), gastroparesis, chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction (or colonic pseudo-obstruction), and disorders and conditions associated with constipation, e.g., constipation associated with use of opiate pain killers, post-surgical constipation (post-operative ileus), and constipation associated with neuropathic disorders as well as other conditions and disorders using peptides and other agents that activate the guanylate cyclase C (GC-C) receptor.
Inventor(s): Currie; Mark G. (Sterling, MA), Mahajan-Miklos; Shalina (Stanford, CA), Fretzen; Angelika (Somerville, MA), Sun; Li Jing (New York, NY), Norman; Thea (San Diego, CA), Milne; G. Todd (Brookline, MA)
Assignee: Microbia, Inc. (Cambridge, MA)
Application Number:10/899,806
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,371,727

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Patent Submitted
Allergan Sales Llc LINZESS linaclotide CAPSULE;ORAL 202811-003 Jan 25, 2017 RX Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Allergan Sales Llc LINZESS linaclotide CAPSULE;ORAL 202811-001 Aug 30, 2012 RX Yes No ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Allergan Sales Llc LINZESS linaclotide CAPSULE;ORAL 202811-002 Aug 30, 2012 RX Yes Yes ➤ Sign Up ➤ Sign Up Y ➤ Sign Up
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Patent Submitted

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Non-Orange Book US Patents Family Members for Patent 7,371,727

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
7,745,409 Methods and compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders ➤ Sign Up
7,772,188 Methods and compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders ➤ Sign Up
7,910,546 Methods and compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders ➤ Sign Up
7,304,036 Methods and compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders ➤ Sign Up
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