Generic Caldolor Availability

Caldolor is a brand name of ibuprofen, approved by the FDA in the following formulation(s):

CALDOLOR (ibuprofen - solution;intravenous)

  • Manufacturer: CUMBERLAND PHARMS
    Approval date: June 11, 2009
    Strength(s): 800MG/8ML (100MG/ML) [RLD]

Has a generic version of Caldolor been approved?

No. There is currently no therapeutically equivalent version of Caldolor available in the United States.

Note: Fraudulent online pharmacies may attempt to sell an illegal generic version of Caldolor. These medications may be counterfeit and potentially unsafe. If you purchase medications online, be sure you are buying from a reputable and valid online pharmacy. Ask your health care provider for advice if you are unsure about the online purchase of any medication.

See also: About generic drugs.

Related Patents

Patents are granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office at any time during a drug's development and may include a wide range of claims.

  • Pharmaceutical composition of 2-(4-isobutylphenyl) propionic acid
    Patent 6,727,286
    Issued: April 27, 2004
    Inventor(s): Leo; Pavliv
    Assignee(s): Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    The present invention provides a pharmaceutical composition comprising an aqueous solution of arginine and ibuprofen, wherein the molar ratio of arginine to ibuprofen is less than 1:1, as well as a method of making the same. The present invention also provides a method of treating a condition chosen from pain, inflammation, fever, and/or other conditions alleviated by ibuprofen comprising administering a pharmaceutical composition comprising an aqueous solution of arginine and ibuprofen, wherein the molar ratio of arginine to ibuprofen is less than 1:1.
    Patent expiration dates:
    • November 27, 2021
      ✓ 
      Patent use: MANAGEMENT OF MILD TO MODERATE PAIN, MANAGEMENT OF MODERATE TO SEVERE PAIN AS AN ADJUNCT TO OPIOID ANALGESICS, REDUCTION IN FEVER THROUGH ANTI-INFLAMMATORY, ANALGESIC, AND ANTIPYRETIC ACTIVITY
      ✓ 
      Drug product

See also...

Glossary

TermDefinition
Drug PatentA drug patent is assigned by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and assigns exclusive legal right to the patent holder to protect the proprietary chemical formulation. The patent assigns exclusive legal right to the inventor or patent holder, and may include entities such as the drug brand name, trademark, product dosage form, ingredient formulation, or manufacturing process A patent usually expires 20 years from the date of filing, but can be variable based on many factors, including development of new formulations of the original chemical, and patent infringement litigation.
Drug ExclusivityExclusivity is the sole marketing rights granted by the FDA to a manufacturer upon the approval of a drug and may run simultaneously with a patent. Exclusivity periods can run from 180 days to seven years depending upon the circumstance of the exclusivity grant.
RLDA Reference Listed Drug (RLD) is an approved drug product to which new generic versions are compared to show that they are bioequivalent. A drug company seeking approval to market a generic equivalent must refer to the Reference Listed Drug in its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA). By designating a single reference listed drug as the standard to which all generic versions must be shown to be bioequivalent, FDA hopes to avoid possible significant variations among generic drugs and their brand name counterpart.
Hide
(web1)