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Details for Patent: 7,612,199

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Which drugs does patent 7,612,199 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,612,199 protects XIFAXAN and is included in two NDAs.

This patent has ninety-one patent family members in thirty-six countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,612,199
Title:Polymorphic forms .alpha., .beta., and .gamma. of rifaximin
Abstract:Crystalline polymorphous forms of rifaximin (INN) antibiotic named rifaximin .alpha. and rifaximin .beta., and a poorly crystalline form named rifaximin .gamma., useful in the production of medicinal preparations containing rifaximin for oral and topical use and obtained by means of a crystallization carried out by hot-dissolving the raw rifaximin in ethyl alcohol and by causing the crystallization of the product by addition of water at a determinate temperature and for a determinate period of time, followed by a drying carried out under controlled conditions until reaching a settled water content in the end product, are the object of the invention.
Inventor(s): Viscomi; Guiseppe Glaudio (Bologna, IT), Campana; Manuela (Bologna, IT), Braga; Dario (Bologna, IT), Confortini; Donatella (Bologna, IT), Cannata; Vicenzo (Bologna, IT), Righi; Paolo (Bologna, IT), Rosini; Goffredo (Bologna, IT)
Assignee: Alfa Wassermann, S.p.A. (Bologna, IT)
Application Number:12/478,638
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,612,199

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Salix Pharms XIFAXAN rifaximin TABLET;ORAL 021361-001 May 25, 2004 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y Y   Start Trial
Salix Pharms XIFAXAN rifaximin TABLET;ORAL 022554-001 Mar 24, 2010 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y Y   Start Trial
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