Patent Number: 7,132,552

Title: Process for producing levetiracetam

Abstract: The invention relates to a method of making optically and chemically pure levetiracetam and to the levetiracetam produced by such process.

Inventors: Dolitzky; Ben-Zion (Petah Tiqva, IL), Hildesheim; Jean (Mazkeret Batya, IL), Finogueev; Serguei (Qiriat Arabaa, IL)

Assignee: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd.

International Classification: C07D 207/277 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00