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Summary for Patent: 7,888,342
Title:Methods of treating fibromyalgia syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome and pain
Abstract:The present invention provides a method of treating fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), and pain in an animal subject. The method generally involves administering a therapeutically effective amount of a dual serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor compound or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein said dual serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor compound is characterized by a non-tricyclic structure and an equal or greater inhibition of norepinephrine reuptake than serotonin reuptake. In particular, the use of milnacipran to treat FMS, CFS, and pain is disclosed.
Inventor(s): Kranzler; Jay D. (La Jolla, CA), Rao; Srinivas G. (Encinitas, CA)
Assignee: Cypress Bioscience, Inc. (San Diego, CA)
Application Number:12/644,510
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