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VIOXX Drug Profile

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Vioxx is a drug marketed by Merck and is included in two NDAs. There are two patents protecting this drug.

This drug has forty-seven patent family members in thirty-six countries.

The generic ingredient in VIOXX is rofecoxib. There are two drug master file entries for this compound. Additional details are available on the rofecoxib profile page.

Summary for Tradename: VIOXX

Patents:2
Applicants:1
NDAs:2
Drug Prices: :see details

Clinical Trials for: VIOXX

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Type RLD Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Exclusivity Expiration
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
TABLET;ORAL021042-001May 20, 1999DISCNNo5,691,374*PEDNov 18, 2015
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
SUSPENSION;ORAL021052-001May 20, 1999DISCNNo5,691,374*PEDNov 18, 2015
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
TABLET;ORAL021042-002May 20, 1999DISCNNo6,063,811*PEDNov 6, 2017Y
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Expired Patents for Tradename: VIOXX

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Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date Patent No. Patent Expiration
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
TABLET;ORAL021042-002May 20, 19995,691,374*PED<disabled>
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
SUSPENSION;ORAL021052-001May 20, 19995,474,995*PED<disabled>
Merck
VIOXX
rofecoxib
TABLET;ORAL021042-003Feb 25, 20005,691,374*PED<disabled>
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International Patent Family for Tradename: VIOXX

Country Document Number Estimated Expiration
Colombia5050370<disabled in preview>
Algeria2200<disabled in preview>
Australia5642496<disabled in preview>
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