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ACTOPLUS MET XR Drug Profile

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Which patents cover Actoplus Met Xr, and when can generic versions of Actoplus Met Xr launch?

Actoplus Met Xr is a drug marketed by Takeda Pharms Usa and is included in one NDA. There are seven patents protecting this drug and one Paragraph IV challenge.

This drug has eighty-six patent family members in twenty-four countries.

The generic ingredient in ACTOPLUS MET XR is metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride. There are forty-nine drug master file entries for this compound. Six suppliers are listed for this compound. Additional details are available on the metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride profile page.

US ANDA Litigation and Generic Entry Outlook for Actoplus Met Xr

Actoplus Met Xr was eligible for patent challenges on December 31, 1968.

There have been fifteen patent litigation cases involving the patents protecting this drug, indicating strong interest in generic launch. Recent data indicate that 63% of patent challenges are decided in favor of the generic patent challenger and that 54% of successful patent challengers promptly launch generic drugs.

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Recent Clinical Trials for ACTOPLUS MET XR

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SponsorPhase
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Phase 2
Torrent Pharmaceuticals LimitedPhase 1

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Recent Litigation for ACTOPLUS MET XR

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District Court Litigation
Case NameDate
Shionogi Inc. v. Amneal Pharmaceuticals, LLC2018-10-11
SHIONOGI INC. v. ZYDUS PHARMACEUTICALS (USA) INC.2018-08-16
Shionogi Inc. v. Qingdao Baheal Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.2017-09-22

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PTAB Litigation
PetitionerDate
Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc.2018-01-24
Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc.2017-06-23
Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc.2017-06-22

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Synonyms for ACTOPLUS MET XR
737811-27-7
ACTOPLUS MET
Actoplus metformin
LS-188012
Metformin hydrochloride mixture with pioglitazone hydrochloride
Metformin mixture with pioglitazone
Pioglitazone hydrochloride and metformin hydrochloride
Pioglitazone hydrochloride mixture with Metformin hydrochloride
Pioglitazone mixture with metformin
Paragraph IV (Patent) Challenges for ACTOPLUS MET XR
Tradename Dosage Ingredient NDA Submissiondate
ACTOPLUS MET XR TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride 022024 2011-09-23

US Patents and Regulatory Information for ACTOPLUS MET XR

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Takeda Pharms Usa ACTOPLUS MET XR metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022024-001 May 12, 2009 DISCN Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial   Start Trial
Takeda Pharms Usa ACTOPLUS MET XR metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022024-001 May 12, 2009 DISCN Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Takeda Pharms Usa ACTOPLUS MET XR metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022024-001 May 12, 2009 DISCN Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Takeda Pharms Usa ACTOPLUS MET XR metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022024-002 May 12, 2009 DISCN Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Takeda Pharms Usa ACTOPLUS MET XR metformin hydrochloride; pioglitazone hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 022024-002 May 12, 2009 DISCN Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial   Start Trial
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Expired US Patents for ACTOPLUS MET XR

Supplementary Protection Certificates for ACTOPLUS MET XR

Patent Number Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description
1261586 2012C/016 Belgium   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: UNE COMBINAISON DE PRODUITS DE SAXAGLIPTINE ET DE METFORMINE AINSI QUE TOUT SELS PHARMACEUTIQUEMENT ACCEPTABLES, DONT LES SELS DE CHLORHYDRATE DE SAXAGLIPTINE ET DE METFORMINE; AUTHORISATION NUMBER AND DATE: EU/1/11/731/001 20111128
1261586 1290013-0 Sweden   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: SAXAGLIPTIN/METFORMIN; REG. NO/DATE: EU/1/11/731/001 20111124
1412357 PA2008013,C1412357 Lithuania   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: SITAGLIPTINUM PHOSPHAS MONOHYDRICUS, METFORMINI HYDROCHLORIDUM; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/08/455/001 - EU/1/08/455/014 20080716
1506211 42/2014 Austria   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: KOMBINATION VON DAPAGLIFLOZIN ODER EINES PHARMAZEUTISCH VERTRAEGLICHEN SALZES DAVON UND METFORMIN UND EINES PHARMAZEUTISCH VERTRAEGLICHEN SALZES DAVON; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/13/900 (MITTEILUNG) 20140121
1506211 CR 2014 00037 Denmark   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: ET KOMBINATIONSPRODUKT AF DAPAGLIFLOZIN ELLER ET FARMACEUTISK ACCEPTABELT SALT DERAF, HERUNDER DAPAGLIFLOZINPROPANDIOLMONOHYDRAT OG METFORMIN ELLER SALTE DERAF, HERUNDER METFORMINHYDROCHLORID; REG. NO/DATE: EU/1/13/900 20140116
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