Patent Number: 6,251,943

Title: Method of treating or preventing septic shock by administering a MEK inhibitor

Abstract: The present invention provides a method for treating or preventing septic shock. Specifically, the present invention provides a method of treating or preventing septic shock by administering to a patient a MEK inhibitor.

Inventors: Barrett; Stephen Douglas (Livonia, MI), Bridges; Alexander James (Saline, MI), Cody; Donna Reynolds (Saline, MI), Doherty; Annette Marian (Anthony, FR), Dudley; David Thomas (Ann Arbor, MI), Saltiel; Alan Robert (Ann Arbor, MI), Schroeder; Mel Conrad (Dexter, MI), Tecle; Haile (Ann Arbor, MI)

Assignee: Warner-Lambert Company

International Classification: A61K 31/135 (20060101); A61K 31/185 (20060101); A61K 31/195 (20060101); A61K 31/165 (20060101); A61K 031/195 (); A61K 031/165 (); A61K 031/135 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018