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Generated: December 12, 2017

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Details for Patent: 8,703,156

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Which drugs does patent 8,703,156 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 8,703,156 protects FERRIPROX and is included in one NDA. There has been one Paragraph IV challenge on Ferriprox.

This patent has twenty-one patent family members in twenty-two countries.

Summary for Patent: 8,703,156

Title:Liquid formulation for deferiprone with palatable taste
Abstract: An oral pharmaceutical liquid formulation comprising deferiprone and a taste masking composition, said taste masking composition comprising an effective amount of a sweetener (such as sucralose) per liter of liquid composition, an effective amount of a thickening and suspension aid, (for example hydroxyethylcellulose), per liter of liquid composition, an effective amount of a humectant (such as glycerin) per liter of liquid composition, and an effective amount of at least one flavoring agent, wherein a final form of said taste-masked pharmaceutical has a substantially non-bitter and palatable taste.
Inventor(s): Spino; Michael (Pickering, CA), Hui; Anita (Unionville, CA), Yang; Cihua (Richmond Hill, CA), Kabir; Mohammed N. (Richmond Hill, CA)
Assignee: Apotex Technologies Inc. (Toronto, Ontario, CA)
Application Number:12/989,127
Patent Claim Types:
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Composition; Formulation; Use;

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Patent Submitted Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use
Apopharma IncFERRIPROXdeferiproneSOLUTION;ORAL208030-001Sep 9, 2015RXYesYes► Subscribe► Subscribe► SubscribeYMETHOD OF TREATING CHRONIC IRON OVERLOAD
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 8,703,156

PCT Information
PCT FiledApril 25, 2008PCT Application Number:PCT/CA2008/000784
PCT Publication Date:October 29, 2009PCT Publication Number: WO2009/129592

International Patent Family for Patent: 8,703,156

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Costa Rica11744► Subscribe
Cyprus1116146► Subscribe
Denmark2268282► Subscribe
Eurasian Patent Organization201071235► Subscribe
Eurasian Patent Organization022751► Subscribe
European Patent Office2268282► Subscribe
Hong Kong1152871► Subscribe
CroatiaP20150083► Subscribe
Israel208876► Subscribe
South Korea20100135316► Subscribe
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