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Details for Patent: 7,994,220


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Which drugs does patent 7,994,220 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,994,220 protects SAVELLA and is included in one NDA.

This patent has thirty-three patent family members in twenty-three countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,994,220
Title:Milnacipran for the long-term treatment of fibromyalgia syndrome
Abstract: The present invention is directed to methods for providing long-term treatment of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) by administering a dual re-uptake inhibitor to a patient with FMS. More particularly, the present invention is directed to the long-term treatment of FMS by administering a norepinephrine-serotonin reuptake inhibitor (NSRI) to a patient with FMS.
Inventor(s): Rao; Srinivas G. (Encinitas, CA), Gendreau; Michael (Poway, CA), Kranzler; Jay D. (La Jolla, CA)
Assignee: Cypress Bioscience, Inc. (San Diego, CA)
Application Number:11/535,237
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 7,994,220
Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Dosage form;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,994,220

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Allergan SAVELLA milnacipran hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 022256-001 Jan 14, 2009 RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial MANAGEMENT OF FIBROMYALGIA ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Allergan SAVELLA milnacipran hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 022256-002 Jan 14, 2009 RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial MANAGEMENT OF FIBROMYALGIA ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Allergan SAVELLA milnacipran hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 022256-003 Jan 14, 2009 RX Yes Yes ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial MANAGEMENT OF FIBROMYALGIA ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Allergan SAVELLA milnacipran hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 022256-004 Jan 14, 2009 RX Yes No ⤷  Free Forever Trial ⤷  Free Forever Trial MANAGEMENT OF FIBROMYALGIA ⤷  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 7,994,220

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Australia 2006294645 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Brazil PI0617541 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Canada 2624018 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
China 101355930 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Costa Rica 9882 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
Ecuador SP088407 ⤷  Free Forever Trial
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