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  1. Adare Pharmaceuticals
15 February 2010

Eurand Issued US Patent for ZENPEP (pancrelipase) Delayed-Release Capsules

Eurand, a global specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today the grant of US Patent No. 7,658,918, titled ‘Stable digestive enzyme compositions’, by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent will provide Eurand with coverage until at least 20 February 2028 on ZENPEP® (pancrelipase) delayed-release capsules.

In 2009, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted ZENPEP five years of marketing exclusivity as a new chemical entity.

Dysphagia can affect many people throughout their lifetime and may compromise medication adherence.
For pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare providers, non-adherence to medication is a significant concern.
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