Get our Free Patent Expiration Newsletter

Serving hundreds of leading biopharmaceutical companies globally:

Merck
UBS
Colorcon
Accenture
Johnson and Johnson
Cipla

Generated: July 20, 2019

DrugPatentWatch Database Preview

Details for Patent: 8,722,650

Try a free trialSee Plans and Pricing

« Back to Dashboard

Which drugs does patent 8,722,650 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 8,722,650 protects SOLODYN and is included in one NDA.

This patent has thirteen patent family members in ten countries.

Summary for Patent: 8,722,650
Title:Extended-release minocycline dosage forms
Abstract: An oral dosage form has the following: an amount of minocycline selected from the group consisting of 55 mg, 80 mg, and 105 mg; an amount of lactose monohydrate; an amount of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose. The hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is at least 8.3 to about 9.8% hydroxypropoxylated. The minocycline in the oral dosage form has a dissolution profile or release rates about 35% to about 50% in 1 hour, about 60% to about 75% in 2 hours, and at least about 90% in 4 hours. There is also provided a method of treating acne in a human and a method of assisting a physician in prescribing a dose of minocycline for the treatment of acne.
Inventor(s): Wortzman; Mitchell (Scottsdale, AZ), Plott; R. Todd (Scottsdale, AZ), Newhard; Steven B. (Scottsdale, AZ), Watt; David (Scottsdale, AZ)
Assignee: Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation (Bridgewater, NJ)
Application Number:12/861,424
Prior Art and Litigation SupportOrder Prior Art and Litigation support for Patent 8,722,650
Patent Claim Types:
see list of patent claims
Use; Formulation; Dosage form;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 8,722,650

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Medicis SOLODYN minocycline hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 050808-008 Aug 27, 2010 AB RX Yes No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial TREATMENT OF ACNE ➤ Try a Free Trial
Medicis SOLODYN minocycline hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 050808-007 Aug 27, 2010 AB RX Yes No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial TREATMENT OF ACNE ➤ Try a Free Trial
Medicis SOLODYN minocycline hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 050808-006 Aug 27, 2010 AB RX Yes No ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial TREATMENT OF ACNE ➤ Try a Free 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

Subscribe to access the full database, or try a Free Trial

Make Better Decisions: Try a trial or see plans & pricing

Serving hundreds of leading biopharmaceutical companies globally:

Federal Trade Commission
Deloitte
US Department of Justice
US Army
Accenture
Merck

Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. All trademarks and applicant names are the property of their respective owners or licensors. Although great care is taken in the proper and correct provision of this service, thinkBiotech LLC does not accept any responsibility for possible consequences of errors or omissions in the provided data. The data presented herein is for information purposes only. There is no warranty that the data contained herein is error free. thinkBiotech performs no independent verifification of facts as provided by public sources nor are attempts made to provide legal or investing advice. Any reliance on data provided herein is done solely at the discretion of the user. Users of this service are advised to seek professional advice and independent confirmation before considering acting on any of the provided information. thinkBiotech LLC reserves the right to amend, extend or withdraw any part or all of the offered service without notice.