Eurand, Anesta Sue Anchen Over Generic Amrix

Law360, New York (April 1, 2011, 7:15 PM EDT) -- Eurand Inc. and Anesta AG slapped Anchen Inc. with a patent infringement suit in Delaware on Wednesday over the generic-drug maker's efforts to market a version of the muscle relaxer Amrix.

In a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, Eurand and Anesta claim the submission of an abbreviated new drug application for generic Amrix by Irvine, Calif.-based Anchen and a closely related company, Anchen Pharmaceuticals Inc., infringes two patents. Both Anchen companies are named as defendants in the suit....
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