n Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa - Cardio news
|Article Title||Cardio news|
|© Publisher:||Clinics Cardive Publishing|
|Journal||Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa|
|Publication Date||May 2005|
Extracted from text ... 188 CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF SOUTH AFRICA Vol 16, No. 3, May/June 2005 Cardio News Patent court interdicts sale of Cipla-Medpro's Nortwin The judge of the High Court of South Africa ruled in favour of Pfizer Laboratories and interdicted Cipla-Medpro, preventing them from selling a generic of Norvasc(r) (amlodipine besylate). This court ruling followed on from a letter dated 28 January 2005, whereby Cipla-Medpro informed healthcare providers that it had been advised that Pfizer's patent 87/2439, in respect of amlodipine besylate, was invalid and not enforceable. Under the circumstances, Cipla-Medpro introduced their product into the market under the name Nortwin. Pfizer Ltd ..
Article metrics loading...