Lundbeck partner soon to seek approval for new Abilify Maintena version

Japanese Otsuka, Lundbeck's partner in sharing rights for Abilify Maintena, signals plans to seek marketing approval for a longer-acting version of the drug – a move that could extend the medication's patent protection.

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The term of Abilify Maintena's patent protection could be substantially extended. Japanese Otsuka, Lundbeck's partner for the drug, is in the process of preparing to seek approval for a new and longer-acting version of the medication.

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