Global Patent Index - EP 2026793 A2

EP 2026793 A2 2009-02-25 - USE OF ESCITALOPRAM FOR IMPROVING COGNITION

Title (en)

USE OF ESCITALOPRAM FOR IMPROVING COGNITION

Title (de)

VERWENDUNG VON ESCITALOPRAM ZUR VERBESSERUNG DER KOGNITION

Title (fr)

UTILISATION DE L'ESCITALOPRAM POUR AMELIORER LA COGNITION

Publication

EP 2026793 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 07722705 A

Priority

  • DK 2007050050 W
  • DK PA200600621 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2007124757A2] The present invention relates to the use of the compound escitalopram (INN-name), i.e. (S)-1-[3-(dimethylamino)propyl]-1-(4-fluorophenyl)-1,3-dihydro-5- isobenzofurancarbonitrile, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof for the preparation of a medicament for improving cognition in a condition where the cognitive processes are diminished.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/343 (2006.01); A61P 25/16 (2006.01); A61P 25/22 (2006.01); A61P 25/24 (2006.01); A61P 25/28 (2006.01); A61P 25/30 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/343 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2007124757A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK RS

DOCDB simple family

WO 2007124757 A2 20071108; WO 2007124757 A3 20080724; AR 060732 A1 20080710; AU 2007245983 A1 20071108; BR PI0710230 A2 20110802; CA 2651002 A1 20071108; CN 101426494 A 20090506; EA 200870491 A1 20090428; EP 2026793 A2 20090225; IL 194628 D0 20090803; JP 2009535367 A 20091001; KR 20090009820 A 20090123; MX 2008013911 A 20081112; NO 20085009 A 20081216; TW 200812993 A 20080316; ZA 200808632 B 20091230