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MELOXICAM Drug Patent Profile


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

Meloxicam is a drug marketed by Lupin Ltd, Novitium Pharma, Aiping Pharm Inc, Anda Repository, Apotex Inc, Aurobindo Pharma, Cipla, Cr Double Crane, Dr Reddys Labs Inc, Glenmark Generics, Heritage Pharma, Impax Labs Inc, Lupin Pharms, Mylan, Puracap Pharm, Roxane, Strides Pharma, Sun Pharm Inds Inc, Taro, Unichem, Yabao Pharm, Yung Shin Pharm, and Zydus Pharms Usa. and is included in twenty-four NDAs.

The generic ingredient in MELOXICAM is meloxicam. There are twenty-two drug master file entries for this compound. Forty-one suppliers are listed for this compound. Additional details are available on the meloxicam profile page.

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A generic version of MELOXICAM was approved as meloxicam by CIPLA on July 19th, 2006.

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Tradename Dosage Ingredient Strength NDA ANDAs Submitted Submissiondate
VIVLODEX Capsules meloxicam 5 mg and 10 mg 207233 1 2017-01-09
MOBIC Oral Suspension meloxicam 7.5 mg/5 mL 021530 1 2009-12-17

US Patents and Regulatory Information for MELOXICAM

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Unichem MELOXICAM meloxicam TABLET;ORAL 077927-001 Dec 20, 2006 AB RX No No See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing
Puracap Pharm MELOXICAM meloxicam TABLET;ORAL 077938-002 Jul 19, 2006 AB RX No No See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing
Yung Shin Pharm MELOXICAM meloxicam TABLET;ORAL 077918-001 Dec 7, 2006 AB RX No No See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing
Mylan MELOXICAM meloxicam TABLET;ORAL 077934-001 Jul 20, 2006 DISCN No No See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing
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EU/EMA Drug Approvals for MELOXICAM

Company Drugname Inn Product Number / Indication Status Generic Biosimilar Orphan Marketing Authorisation Marketing Refusal
Norbrook Laboratories (Ireland) Limited Loxicom meloxicam EMEA/V/C/000141
DogsAlleviation of inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders. To reduce postoperative pain and inflammation following orthopaedic and soft-tissue surgery.CatsAlleviation of inflammation and pain in chronic musculoskeletal disorders in cats. To reduce postoperative pain after ovariohysterectomy and minor soft-tissue surgery.CattleFor use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs in cattle. For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral rehydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle. For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis, in combination with antibiotic therapy.PigsFor use in noninfectious locomotor disorders to reduce the symptoms of lameness and inflammation. For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of puerperal septicaemia and toxaemia (mastitis-metritis-agalactia syndrome) with appropriate antibiotic therapy.HorsesFor use in the alleviation of inflammation and relief of pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.For the relief of pain associated with equine colic.
Authorised yes no no 2009-02-10
Le Vet Beheer B.V.  Novaquin meloxicam EMEA/V/C/003866
Alleviation of inflammation and relief of pain in both acute and chronic musculo-skeletal disorders in horses.
Authorised no no no 2015-09-08
Le Vet Beheer B.V Meloxidolor meloxicam EMEA/V/C/002590
DogsAlleviation of inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.Reduction of postoperative pain and inflammation following orthopaedic and soft-tissue surgery.CatsReduction of postoperative pain after ovariohysterectomy and minor soft-tissue surgery.CattleFor use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs.For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral rehydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle.For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis, in combination with antibiotic therapy.PigsFor use in noninfectious locomotor disorders to reduce the symptoms of lameness and inflammation.For the relief of postoperative pain associated with minor soft-tissue surgery such as castration.For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of puerperal septicaemia and toxaemia (mastitis-metritis-agalactia syndrome) with appropriate antibiotic therapy.HorsesFor use in the alleviation of inflammation and relief of pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.For the relief of pain associated with equine colic.
Authorised yes no no 2013-04-22
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica GmbH Novem meloxicam EMEA/V/C/000086
Novem 5-mg/ml solution for injection for cattle and pigs:CattleFor use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs in cattle.For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral rehydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle.For the relief of postoperative pain following dehorning in calves.PigsFor use in noninfectious locomotor disorders to reduce the symptoms of lameness and inflammation.For the relief of postoperative pain associated with minor soft-tissue surgery such as castration.Novem 20-mg/ml solution for injection for cattle and pigs:CattleFor use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs in cattle.For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral rehydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle.For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis, in combination with antibiotic therapy.For the relief of postoperative pain following dehorning in calves.PigsFor use in noninfectious locomotor disorders to reduce the symptoms of lameness and inflammation.For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of puerperal septicaemia and toxaemia (mastitis-metritis-agalactia syndrome) with appropriate antibiotic therapy.Novem 40 mg/ml solution for injection for cattle:For use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs in cattle.For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral re-hydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle.For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis, in combination with antibiotic therapy.
Authorised no no no 2004-03-02
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