Orange Book Companion
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Blazing Dawn Software

We Combine Six Sources of Patent & Exclusivity Information
For FDA-Approved Drugs to Save You Time & Effort

Drug Patent Expirations, Patent Titles, Claim Types, Drug Classes,
Hyperlinks to the Patents and FDA Info, and much more!

Orange Book Companion
Two-Volume Book Set

To be revived! Stay tuned. In the meantime, read all about it.

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Orange Book Companion
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News - August 4, 2018

Check out our blog: Orange Book Insights

Our inaugural posting discusses the first, official FDA approval of an age-old recreational drug whose unwelcome side effect is now the approved indication! The drug was granted NCE exclusivity and has a listed patent.

News - August 1, 2018:

Bruce Pokras
, experienced pharmaceutical patent attorney and creator of the Orange Book Companion, can once more be involved and returns as Editor-in-Chief! The Food & Drug Law Institute returns all rights to the Orange Book Companion back to Bruce.

News - June 24, 2004:

Bruce Pokras
steps down as Orange Book Companion editor. Catherine Smith, an experienced pharmaceutical patent attorney, takes over. Catherine and FDLI will work together to keep the Orange Book Companion alive while Bruce cannot be involved.

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Links are provided to the web pages of other organizations who are not associated with Blazing Dawn Software. NDA Numbers are linked to a page of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's "Electronic Orange Book." Patent Numbers are linked to a page provided by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Full text and abridged images of patents that are provided under a Flash Drive subscription were obtained from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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Latest Update: August 1, 2018
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