Where is Noven Pharmaceuticals located?

Noven maintains state-of-the art, FDA-approved transdermal manufacturing facilities in Miami with capacity to produce several hundred million patches per year. These facilities are also approved by the U.S. DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) for the production of controlled substances.

What does Noven Pharmaceuticals make?

Noven’s commercialized transdermal products include SECUADO® (asenapine) transdermal system, the first and only patch approved for the treatment of schizophrenia in adults in the United States, MINIVELLE® (estradiol transdermal system), the planet’s smallest estrogen patch; COMBIPATCH® (estradiol/norethindrone acetate …


COMBIPATCH® (estradiol/norethindrone acetate transdermal system), developed and manufactured by Noven Pharmaceuticals, was the first combination (two-drug) patch approved in the US.

What are transdermal patches used for?

Transdermal patches deliver drugs topically, where they are absorbed by the skin and into the bloodstream. They provide a consistent delivery of small amounts of a drug into the blood stream over a long period of time. The length of wear time and the amount of drug delivered is different from patch to patch.

What does Noven mean?

According to 3 people from all over the world, the name Noven is of Arabic origin and means “gift from god”. A submission from Australia says the name Noven means “Intelligent… peace and love” and is of English origin.

What is equivalent to CombiPatch?

There is currently no therapeutically equivalent version of CombiPatch available in the United States. Note: Fraudulent online pharmacies may attempt to sell an illegal generic version of CombiPatch. These medications may be counterfeit and potentially unsafe.

What does the root Novem mean?

November derives from the Latin root novem- meaning “nine,” because in the Roman calendar there were only 10 months in the year, and November was indeed the ninth month.

Is climara the same as Combipatch?

Combipatch (estradiol / norethindrone patch) is a twice weekly patch that effectively treats menopause and causes less blood clots or stroke than combination pills. Climara (estradiol patch) replaces estrogen to your whole body and relieves many symptoms due to low estrogen, like hot flashes and vaginal dryness.