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Last Updated: November 25, 2020

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Details for Patent: 7,608,616

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Which drugs does patent 7,608,616 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,608,616 protects DORAL and is included in one NDA.

Summary for Patent: 7,608,616
Title:Methods for reducing the risk of an adverse drug interaction in a patient suffering from insomnia
Abstract:Disclosed herein is a method for treating a patient with Quazepam that reduces the risk of an adverse interaction between the Quazepam and drug that is a substrate of the cytochrome P450 enzyme isoform 2B6 (CYP2B6 substrate drug), e.g., Bupropion. The method includes determining if the patient to be treated with Quazepam is being treated with a CYP2B6 substrate drug, and prescribing or treating the patient with Quazepam based on the determination.
Inventor(s): Cartt; Steve (Union City, CA)
Assignee: Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Union City, CA)
Application Number:12/132,575
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,608,616

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Galt Pharms DORAL quazepam TABLET;ORAL 018708-003 Feb 26, 1987 DISCN No No   Start Trial   Start Trial   Start Trial
Galt Pharms DORAL quazepam TABLET;ORAL 018708-001 Dec 27, 1985 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial   Start Trial
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