May 21, 2012
By Victoria Slind-Flor - Bloomberg
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals (CPIX), the maker of prescription drugs for emergency medicine, accused generic- drug makers Perrigo Co. (PRGO) and InnoPharma Inc. of infringing its patent 8,148,356., which covers the acetaminophen overdose treatment Acethetadote.
Cumberland, based in Nashville, contends Allegan, Michigan- based Perrigo and InnoPharma of Piscataway, New Jersey, are planning to introduce copies of the drug before the patent- protection expires in 2026.
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