Barr, Shire Settle Litigation Over Adderall

Law360, New York (November 1, 2003, 12:00 AM EST) -- Barr Laboratories Inc. and Shire Pharmaceuticals Group agreed to end litigation over attention deficit drug Adderall, the two companies said.

Shire sued Barr in 2002, charging that Barr's generic version of Shire's Adderall infringed on Shire's rights in the appearance of the product.

Adderall XR is a once daily extended-release, mixed salt amphetamine product that is indicated for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

In November 2002, Barr filed an ANDA for Adderall XR Capsules, 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 25...
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