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Merck Wards Off More Januvia Infringers In India

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Merck & Co has moved to fend off a clutch of smaller Indian players that allegedly contract manufacture and export its diabetes therapies Januvia (sitagliptin) and Janumet (sitagliptin/metformin hydrochloride), or hope to introduce copies of these on the domestic market, infringing on its patents.

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