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DESCOVY Drug Profile

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Which patents cover Descovy, and what generic alternatives are available?

Descovy is a drug marketed by Gilead Sciences Inc and is included in one NDA. There are seven patents protecting this drug.

This drug has three hundred patent family members in fifty-eight countries.

The generic ingredient in DESCOVY is emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate. There are seventeen drug master file entries for this compound. Two suppliers are listed for this compound. Additional details are available on the emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate profile page.

US Patents and Regulatory Information for DESCOVY

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 RX Yes Yes ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 RX Yes Yes ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial Y ➤ Try a Free Trial
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 RX Yes Yes ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial Y Y ➤ Try a Free Trial
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 RX Yes Yes ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration

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Expired US Patents for DESCOVY

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Patent No. Patent Expiration
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Gilead Sciences Inc DESCOVY emtricitabine; tenofovir alafenamide fumarate TABLET;ORAL 208215-001 Apr 4, 2016 ➤ Try a Free Trial ➤ Try a Free Trial
Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Patent No. Patent Expiration

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Non-Orange Book US Patents for DESCOVY

For Orange Book-listed patents (shown in the main table above) generic applications must certify that the listed patents are expired, invalid, or will not be infringed by generic entry.

The non-Orange Book patents listed below do not require formal certifications, so they do not automatically impede generic entry. Instead, they represent potential opportunities for branded firms to block generic entry through patent infringment challenges.

Patent No. Title Estimated Patent Expiration
5,276,151 Method of synthesis of 1,3-dioxolane nucleosides ➤ Try a Free Trial
5,539,116 Method and compositions for the synthesis of BCH-189 and related compounds ➤ Try a Free Trial
7,053,100 Therapeutic nucleosides ➤ Try a Free Trial
5,700,937 Method for the synthesis, compositions and use of 2'-deoxy-5-fluoro-3'-thiacytidine and related compounds ➤ Try a Free Trial
Patent No. Title Estimated Patent Expiration

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Supplementary Protection Certificates for DESCOVY

Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description
15/053 Ireland ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: A COMBINATION OF RILPIVIRINE OR A PHARMACEUTICALLY ACCEPTABLE SALT THEREOF, INCLUDING THE HYDROCHLORIDE SALT, TENOFOVIR, IN PARTICULAR TENOFOVIR DISOPROXIL FUMARATE, AND EMTRICITABINE; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/11/737/001-002 20111128
2016 00012 Denmark ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: TENOFOVIRALAFENAMID ELLER ET SALT ELLER SOLVAT DERAF, I SAERDELESHED TENOFOVIRALAFENAMIDFUMARAT; REG. NO/DATE: EU/1/15/1061/001-002 20151123
0768 Netherlands ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: COMBINATIE VAN RILPIVIRINE OF EEN THERAPEUTISCH EQUIVALENTE VORM DAARVAN DIE BESCHERMD WORDT DOOR HET BASISOCTROOI, ZOALS EEN FARMACEUTISCH AANVAARDBAAR ZOUT VAN RILPIVIRINE, WAARONDER HET HYDROCHLORIDEZOUT VAN RILPIVIRINE. TENOFOVIR, IN HET BIJZONDER TENOFOVIRDISOPROXILFUMARAAT. EN EMTRICITABINE; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/11/737/001-002 20111128
C0073 France ➤ Try a Free Trial PRODUCT NAME: COMBINAISON DE RILPIVIRINE OU SES FORMES THERAPEUTIQUEMENT EQUIVALENTES PROTEGEES PAR LE BREVET DE BASE TELLES QUE LES SELS PHARMACEUTIQUEMENT ACCEPTABLES DE RILPIVIRINE Y COMPRIS LE SEL D'ACIDE CHLORHYDRIQUE DE RILPIVIRINE DE TENOFOVIR EN PARTICULIER LE TENOFOVIR DISOPROXIL FUMARATE AINSI QUE D'EMTRICITABINE; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/11/737/001-002 20111128
Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description

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