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Which drugs does patent 7,959,566 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,959,566 protects THALOMID and is included in one NDA.

This patent has eighteen patent family members in ten countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,959,566
Title:Methods for delivering a drug to a patient while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated
Abstract: Methods for delivering a drug to a patients in need of the drug, while restricting access to the drug by patients for whom the drug may be contraindicated are disclosed. The methods are of the type in which prescriptions for the drug are filled by a pharmacy only after a computer readable storage medium has been consulted to retrieve a prescription approval code. Embodiments are provided wherein the patients are assigned to risk groups based upon the risk that taking the drug will lead to an adverse side effect, and certain additional information, such as periodic surveys and diagnostic tests probative of the ongoing risk of the side effect developing are obtained before prescriptions for the drug are approved.
Inventor(s): Williams; Bruce A. (Flemington, NJ), Kaminski; Joseph K. (Hampton, NJ)
Assignee: Celgene Corporation (Warren, NJ)
Application Number:11/437,551
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 7,959,566
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,959,566

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Celgene THALOMID thalidomide CAPSULE;ORAL 020785-001 Jul 16, 1998 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial USE OF THALIDOMIDE IN TREATMENT OF CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF ERYTHEMA NODOSUM LEPROSUM (ENL)   Start Trial
Celgene THALOMID thalidomide CAPSULE;ORAL 020785-002 Jan 17, 2003 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial USE OF THALIDOMIDE IN TREATMENT OF CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF ERYTHEMA NODOSUM LEPROSUM (ENL)   Start Trial
Celgene THALOMID thalidomide CAPSULE;ORAL 020785-004 Jan 10, 2007 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial USE OF THALIDOMIDE IN TREATMENT OF CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF ERYTHEMA NODOSUM LEPROSUM (ENL)   Start Trial
Celgene THALOMID thalidomide CAPSULE;ORAL 020785-003 Jan 17, 2003 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial USE OF THALIDOMIDE IN TREATMENT OF CUTANEOUS MANIFESTATIONS OF ERYTHEMA NODOSUM LEPROSUM (ENL)   Start Trial
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