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Details for Patent: 7,674,479


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Which drugs does patent 7,674,479 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,674,479 protects FORFIVO XL and is included in one NDA.

This patent has one patent family member in one country.

Summary for Patent: 7,674,479
Title:Sustained-release bupropion and bupropion/mecamylamine tablets
Abstract: Sustained-release bupropion hydrochloride pharmaceutical tablets and combination sustained-release bupropion hydrochloride/mecamylamine hydrochloride pharmaceutical tablets are obtained by granulating the bupropion hydrochloride with a hydroxyalkylcelluose, and blending the resulting granules within an extragranular phase composed of a particulate material that provides a sustained-release matrix, and compressing the blend into a tablet form, which then is coated, with a means to provide delayed release, such as with an enteric coating composition. The mecamylamine hydrochloride can be contained in a second granule comprising a hydroxyalkylcellulose.
Inventor(s): Zerbe; Horst G. (Hudson, CA), Paiement; Nadine (Montreal, CA)
Assignee: Intelgenx Corp. (St. Laurent, CA)
Application Number:11/828,287
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 7,674,479
Patent Claim Types:
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Formulation; Compound; Dosage form;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,674,479

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Alvogen FORFIVO XL bupropion hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022497-001 Nov 10, 2011 RX Yes Yes ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial Y ⤷  Free Forever 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

International Family Members for US Patent 7,674,479

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) 2008038155 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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