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Details for Patent: 7,915,275

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Which drugs does patent 7,915,275 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,915,275 protects XIFAXAN and is included in one NDA.

This patent has ninety-four patent family members in thirty-seven countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,915,275
Title:Use of polymorphic forms of rifaximin for medical preparations
Abstract: The present invention relates to Rifaximin polymorphic forms .alpha., .beta. and .gamma., to their use in medicinal preparations for the oral or topical route and to therapeutic methods using them.
Inventor(s): Viscomi; Giuseppe C. (Bologna, IT), Campana; Manuela (Bologna, IT), Confortini; Donatella (Bologna, IT), Barbanti; Miriam (Bologna, IT), Calanni; Fiorella (Bologna, IT)
Assignee: Alfa Wassermann, S.p.A. (Bologna, IT)
Application Number:11/873,841
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 7,915,275
Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Composition; Delivery; Formulation;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,915,275

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 022554-001 Mar 24, 2010 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial TREATMENT OF IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME WITH DIARRHEA (IBS-D) IN ADULTS AND SYMPTOMS THEREOF.   Start Trial
Salix Pharms XIFAXAN rifaximin TABLET;ORAL 022554-001 Mar 24, 2010 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial TREATMENT OF IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME WITH DIARRHEA (IBS-D) IN ADULTS.   Start 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

Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 7,915,275

Foriegn Application Priority Data
Foreign Country Foreign Patent Number Foreign Patent Date
ItalyMI03A2144Nov 7, 2003

International Family Members for US Patent 7,915,275

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Argentina 043547   Start Trial
Argentina 081991   Start Trial
Argentina 081992   Start Trial
Austria 361927   Start Trial
Austria 421965   Start Trial
Austria 421966   Start Trial
Australia 2004200964   Start Trial
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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