Ovid Therapeutics‘s patent involves using allosteric modulators and/or gaboxadol to treat epileptic disorders. One claim specifies treating status epilepticus by administering ganaxolone via continuous intravenous infusion to maintain a specific plasma concentration. GlobalData’s report on Ovid Therapeutics gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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According to GlobalData’s company profile on Ovid Therapeutics, Peptide pharmacophores was a key innovation area identified from patents. Ovid Therapeutics's grant share as of February 2024 was 20%. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Treatment of status epilepticus with ganaxolone continuous intravenous infusion

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: Ovid Therapeutics Inc

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11918563B1) discloses a method for treating status epilepticus in human patients using ganaxolone. The method involves administering an effective amount of ganaxolone as a continuous intravenous infusion to maintain a specific plasma concentration, with various concentration ranges specified in the claims. The treatment aims to provide improvement in symptoms for more than 8 hours, with some claims extending the duration to 12 or 24 hours. Additionally, the total amount of ganaxolone administered in a 24-hour period is limited to a range of 1 mg to 2500 mg, with specific upper limits outlined in the claims.

Furthermore, the patent details a method for treating status epilepticus by administering an intravenous infusion of ganaxolone within a specific dosage range, aiming to improve symptoms in patients in need of such treatment. The claims specify different dosage ranges for ganaxolone infusion, ranging from about 500 mg to 1050 mg per day, with variations in the dosage levels within this range. The method is designed to provide sustained improvement in symptoms for more than 8 hours, with specific dosage ranges outlined in the claims to achieve this therapeutic effect. Overall, the patent provides a detailed framework for utilizing ganaxolone in the treatment of status epilepticus, emphasizing specific dosage levels and infusion methods to optimize patient outcomes.

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