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Last Updated: April 8, 2020

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SYNJARDY Drug Profile


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

Synjardy is a drug marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim and is included in two NDAs. There are five patents protecting this drug and two Paragraph IV challenges.

This drug has one hundred and forty-two patent family members in forty countries.

The generic ingredient in SYNJARDY is empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride. There are twenty-two drug master file entries for this compound. One supplier is listed for this compound. Additional details are available on the empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride profile page.

US ANDA Litigation and Generic Entry Outlook for Synjardy

Synjardy was eligible for patent challenges on August 1, 2018.

There have been two 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 Litigation for SYNJARDY

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District Court Litigation
Case NameDate
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Annora Pharma Private Limited2019-08-28
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Cadila Healthcare Limited2019-07-11
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Annora Pharma Private Limited

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Synonyms for SYNJARDY
Empagliflozin / metformin
Empagliflozin and metformin HCl
Empagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride
Empagliflozin mixture with metformin hydrochloride
Metformin / Empagliflozin
S900006750
Synjardy XR
Paragraph IV (Patent) Challenges for SYNJARDY
Tradename Dosage Ingredient NDA Submissiondate
SYNJARDY TABLET;ORAL empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride 206111 2018-08-01

US Patents and Regulatory Information for SYNJARDY

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY XR empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 208658-004 Dec 9, 2016 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY XR empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 208658-004 Dec 9, 2016 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY XR empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 208658-004 Dec 9, 2016 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y Y   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 206111-002 Aug 26, 2015 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY XR empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 208658-002 Dec 9, 2016 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y Y   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY XR empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET, EXTENDED RELEASE;ORAL 208658-003 Dec 9, 2016 RX Yes No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Boehringer Ingelheim SYNJARDY empagliflozin; metformin hydrochloride TABLET;ORAL 206111-004 Aug 26, 2015 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
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Supplementary Protection Certificates for SYNJARDY

Patent Number Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration SPC Description
1730131 568 Finland   Start Trial
1730131 14C0074 France   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: EMPAGLIFLOZINE ET SES SELS, EN PARTICULIER L'EMPAGLIFLOZINE; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/14/930 20140527
1730131 CR 2014 00054 Denmark   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: EMPAGLIFLOZIN OG SALTE DERAF, SAERLIGT EMPAGLIFLOZIN; REG. NO/DATE: EU1/14/930/001/018 20140527
1730131 92555 Luxembourg   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: EMPAGLIFLOZINE ET SES SELS,EN PARTICULIER EMPAGLIFLOZINE-L INGREDIENT ACTIF APPROUVE EST L EMPAGLIFLOZINE DE FORMULE(1S)-1,5-ANHYDRO-1-C-4-CHLORO-3-(4-(3S)OXOLAN-3-YLOXY PHENYL)METHYLPHENYL-D-GLUCITOL
1730131 122014000099 Germany   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: EMPAGLIFLOZIN UND DESSEN SALZE, INSBESONDERE EMPAGLIFLOZIN; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/14/930 20140522
2187879 2017/018 Ireland   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: COMBINATION OF: EMPAGLIFLOZIN; AND LINAGLIPTIN OR A PHARMACEUTICALLY ACCEPTABLE SALT THEREOF.; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/16/1146 20161111
1730131 C300696 Netherlands   Start Trial PRODUCT NAME: EMPAGLIFLOZINE EN ZOUTEN DAARVAN, IN HET BIJZONDER EMPAGLIFLOZINE; REGISTRATION NO/DATE: EU/1/14/930/001-009 20140522
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