Patent Number: 6,333,306

Title: Pharmaceutical combination preparations containing erythropoietin and iron preparations

Abstract: The present invention is directed to a pharmaceutical combination preparation comprising 2,000-7,000 U of recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO) and 5-20 mg of an Fe(III) complex, wherein the rhEPO and the Fe(III) complex may be present in separate administration forms or in an integrated administration form. The pharmaceutical preparation is used in the treatment of anemias or hemodialysis patients.

Inventors: Lehmann; Paul (Worms, DE)

Assignee: Roche Diagnostics GmbH

International Classification: A61K 38/18 (20060101); A61K 038/00 (); A61K 035/14 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018