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J&J Unit Sues Mylan to Block Copies of Schizophrenia Treatment

Sept. 25, 2020, 10:10 PM

J&J’s Janssen said Mylan’s proposed generic version of an extended-release injectable treatment for schizophrenia infringes a patent for Invega Trinza.

  • J&J is seeking a court order blocking copies until the patent has expired, and cash compensation if copies are made before then, according to complaint filed Wednesday in federal court in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Trinza is a quarterly injectable of Invega Sustenna, which is dosed monthly
  • Patent expires in April 2036: FDA Orange Book
  • Invega Sustenna and Trinza had U.S. sales of $1.12 billion during the first half of 2020, up by 13.2% from the same period in ...