Global Patent Index - EP 1087771 A1

EP 1087771 A1 2001-04-04 - USE OF A NK-1 RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST FOR TREATING BIPOLAR DISORDERS

Title (en)

USE OF A NK-1 RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST FOR TREATING BIPOLAR DISORDERS

Title (de)

VERWENDUNG EINES NK-1 REZEPTOR ANTAGONISTEN ZUR BEHANDLUNG BIPOLARER ERKRANKUNGEN

Title (fr)

UTILISATION D'UN ANTAGONISTE DU RECEPTEUR NK-1 POUR LE TRAITEMENT DE TROUBLES BIPOLAIRES

Publication

EP 1087771 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99955394 A

Priority

  • GB 9901804 W
  • GB 9812617 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9964007A1] The present invention provides the use of a NK-1 receptor antagonist for the manufacture of a medicament adapted for oral administration for the treatment or prevention of bipolar disorder without concomitant therapy with other antidepressant or anti-anxiety agents, methods of treatment using such a NK-1 receptor antagonist and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61K 31/535

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/5377 (2006.01); A61K 31/535 (2006.01); A61P 25/22 (2006.01); A61P 25/24 (2006.01); A61P 43/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/5377 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9964007A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9964007 A1 19991216; AU 4278599 A 19991230; CA 2334580 A1 19991216; EP 1087771 A1 20010404; GB 9812617 D0 19980812; JP 2002517447 A 20020618

INPADOC legal status


2002-07-10 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020103

2001-04-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010111

2001-04-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

2001-04-04 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL PAYMENT 20010111;LT PAYMENT 20010111;LV PAYMENT 20010111;MK PAYMENT 20010111;RO PAYMENT 20010111;SI PAYMENT 20010111