Estradiol transdermal micro patch - Noven Pharmaceuticals

Drug Profile

Estradiol transdermal micro patch - Noven Pharmaceuticals

Alternative Names: Estradot; Minivelle; Vivelle-Dot

Latest Information Update: 10 Nov 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Noven Pharmaceuticals
  • Developer Novartis; Noven Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Antineoplastics; Estradiol congeners; Estrenes; Hormonal replacements; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Estrogen receptor agonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Atrophic vaginitis; Menopausal syndrome; Postmenopausal osteoporosis; Primary ovarian insufficiency; Vasomotor symptoms

Most Recent Events

  • 07 Nov 2017 Noven Pharmaceuticals initiates litigation against Alvogen over ANDA submission in USA
  • 05 May 2015 Noven Pharmaceuticals and Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical filed first-to-file patent-challenge lawsuit relating to the generic version of Minivelle® in the US against Mylan N.V. and its subsidiaries
  • 18 Feb 2015 Launched for Postmenopausal osteoporosis (Prevention) in the US (Transdermal, Minivelle® 0.025 mg/day)
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