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Details for Patent: 8,119,602

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Patent 8,119,602 protects VICTRELIS and is included in one NDA.

This patent has six patent family members in six countries.

Summary for Patent: 8,119,602

Title:Administration of HCV protease inhibitors in combination with food to improve bioavailability
Abstract: Methods of treating, preventing or ameliorating one or more symptoms of hepatitis C in a subject comprising the step of administering at least one HCV protease inhibitor in combination with food are provided. Also provided are methods of increasing bioavailability of an HCV protease inhibitor and methods of increasing serum levels of an HCV protease inhibitor in a subject. All methods comprise adminstering at least one HCV protease inhibitor in combination with food, the at least one HCV protease inhibitor selected from the group consisting of compounds of Formulae I-XXVI, described herein. Administration of compounds of the present invention in combination with food provides improved bioavailability and increased peak serum levels of the compounds as compared to administration without food.
Inventor(s): Zhang; Jenny (Cranbury, NJ), Gupta; Samir K. (East Brunswick, NJ)
Assignee: Schering Corporation (Kenilworth, NJ)
Application Number:11/443,793
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Patent Metrics:
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Field: Pharmaceuticals
Back Citations: 41st percentile
Forward Citations: 9th percentile

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Type RLD Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
Merck Sharp Dohme
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International Patent Family for Patent: 8,119,602

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
European Patent Office1891089► subscribe
New Zealand563361► subscribe
TaiwanI380814► subscribe
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