Andrx Corporation is a holding company which through its subsidiaries develops, manufactures, commercializes, and distributes generic versions of controlled-release pharmaceuticals, oral contraceptives, and generic versions of immediate-release products. The company also develops and commercializes brand name pharmaceuticals; and distributes primarily generics that are commercialized by others and its own products. In addition, it offers contract services such as development and manufacture of pharmaceutical products including combination products and controlled-release formulations for other pharmaceutical companies; and contract research and development services. It also markets generic pr...
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Founded in 1992
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. and Takeda Pharmaceuticals File Lawsuit against Actavis Laboratories FL, Inc., Andrx Corporation, Actavis Pharma, Inc. and Actavis Inc. For Infringement of Contrave Patents
Jun 5 15
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. announced that it and its North American partner, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware against Actavis Laboratories FL, Inc., Andrx Corporation, Actavis Pharma, Inc., and Actavis Inc., collectively referred to as Actavis. The lawsuit was filed in response to an Abbreviated New Drug Application, or ANDA, filed by Actavis. In its application, Actavis seeks to market and sell generic versions of the currently approved doses of Contrave (naltrexone HCl /bupropion HCl extended release) tablets prior to the expiration of U.S. Patents listed in the FDA's Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations, or the Orange Book. Takeda and Orexigen filed the lawsuit on the basis that Actavis' proposed generic products infringe each of these patents.
Galena Biopharma's Partner Orexo Files Patent Infringement Suit Against Actavis Laboratories, Andrx Corporation, Actavis, Inc. and Actavis Pharma
Feb 5 15
Galena Biopharma (GALE) announced that its partner Orexo has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, against Actavis Laboratories, Andrx Corporation, Actavis Inc. (ACT) and Actavis Pharma for seeking to market a generic version of its Abstral drug. The lawsuit was filed in response to an Abbreviated New Drug Application filed by Actavis. In its application, Actavis seeks to market and sell generic versions of Abstral sublingual tablets in the U.S. prior to the expiration of Orexo's U.S. patents.