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Details for Patent: 7,951,797


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Which drugs does patent 7,951,797 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,951,797 protects BELSOMRA and is included in one NDA.

This patent has fifty-eight patent family members in thirty-seven countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,951,797
Title:Substituted diazepan orexin receptor antagonists
Abstract: The present invention is directed to substituted diazepan compounds which are antagonists of orexin receptors, and which are useful in the treatment or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders and diseases in which orexin receptors are involved. The invention is also directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and the use of these compounds and compositions in the prevention or treatment of such diseases in which orexin receptors are involved.
Inventor(s): Breslin; Michael J. (Drexel Hill, PA), Coleman; Paul J. (Wallingford, PA), Cox; Christopher D. (Harleysville, PA)
Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. (Rahway, NJ)
Application Number:11/998,812
Patent Claim Types:
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Compound; Composition; Use;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,951,797

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Merck Sharp Dohme BELSOMRA suvorexant TABLET;ORAL 204569-001 Aug 13, 2014 RX Yes No ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y Y TREATMENT OF INSOMNIA ⤷  Try it Free
Merck Sharp Dohme BELSOMRA suvorexant TABLET;ORAL 204569-002 Aug 13, 2014 RX Yes No ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y Y TREATMENT OF INSOMNIA ⤷  Try it Free
Merck Sharp Dohme BELSOMRA suvorexant TABLET;ORAL 204569-003 Aug 13, 2014 RX Yes No ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y Y TREATMENT OF INSOMNIA ⤷  Try it Free
Merck Sharp Dohme BELSOMRA suvorexant TABLET;ORAL 204569-004 Aug 13, 2014 RX Yes Yes ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y Y TREATMENT OF INSOMNIA ⤷  Try it Free
>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 7,951,797

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Argentina 063979 ⤷  Try it Free
Argentina 088881 ⤷  Try it Free
Australia 2007328267 ⤷  Try it Free
Australia 2010249269 ⤷  Try it Free
Brazil PI0719361 ⤷  Try it Free
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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