Global Patent Index - EP 1242093 A1

EP 1242093 A1 2002-09-25 - A METHOD OF TREATING SUBSTANCE ADDICTION

Title (en)

A METHOD OF TREATING SUBSTANCE ADDICTION

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUR BEHANDLUNG VON SUCHT

Title (fr)

PROCEDE DE TRAITEMENT DE L'ACCOUTUMANCE AUX SUBSTANCES INTOXIQUANTES

Publication

EP 1242093 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00974161 A

Priority

  • AU 0001367 W
  • GB 9926218 A
  • GB 9929595 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0134161A1] The present invention relates to methods of therapy for substance addiction comprising the administration of a combination of mu -opioid receptor antagonist and a calcium channel blocker which is long lasting or in a sustained release form, said calcium channel blocker selected from verapamil, nifedipine, amlodipine and felodipine, as well as combinations and compositions useful therefor.

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

A61K 31/553; A61K 31/277; A61K 31/4422; A61P 25/32; A61P 25/36

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 45/00 (2006.01); A61K 31/275 (2006.01); A61K 31/4422 (2006.01); A61K 31/485 (2006.01); A61P 25/30 (2006.01); A61P 25/32 (2006.01); A61P 25/36 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/485 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

  1. A61K 31/485 + A61K 31/44
  2. A61K 31/485 + A61K 31/275
  3. A61K 31/485 + A61K 2300/00

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0134161A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0134161 A1 20010517; AU 1256501 A 20010606; CA 2390101 A1 20010517; CN 1402638 A 20030312; EP 1242093 A1 20020925; JP 2004508274 A 20040318; NO 20022157 A 20020704; NO 20022157 D0 20020506; NZ 518992 A 20040227

INPADOC legal status


2004-05-19 [18W] APPLICATION WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040317

2002-09-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020605

2002-09-25 [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 MC NL PT SE TR

2002-09-25 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL PAYMENT 20020605;LT PAYMENT 20020605;LV PAYMENT 20020605;MK PAYMENT 20020605;RO PAYMENT 20020605;SI PAYMENT 20020605