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Generic Totect Availability

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

TOTECT (dexrazoxane hydrochloride - injectable;injection)

  • Manufacturer: CLINIGEN HLTHCARE
    Approval date: September 6, 2007
    Strength(s): EQ 500MG BASE/VIAL [RLD]

Has a generic version of Totect been approved?

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

Note: Fraudulent online pharmacies may attempt to sell an illegal generic version of Totect. 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: Generic Drug FAQs.

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.

  • Treatment of accidental extravasation of anthracyclines
    Patent 6,727,253
    Issued: April 27, 2004
    Inventor(s): Seppo W.; Langer & Peter B.; Jensen & Maxwell; Sehested
    Assignee(s): Antianthra APS

    The present invention relates to a method for pharmacological treatment of accidental extravasation of topoisomerase II poisons, such as anthracyclines. In particular, the invention relates to the use of a topo II catalytic inhibitor, such as the bisdioxopiperazine ICRF-187, for the treatment of an accidental extravasation of a topoisomerase II poison. A method for treatment of such extravasation of a topoisomerase poison such as the anthracyclines, daunorubicin, doxorubicin, epirubicin, or idarubicin is disclosed.

    Patent expiration dates:

    • March 13, 2020

Further information

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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.