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Details for Patent: 5,508,260

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Details for Patent: 5,508,260

Title: Methods and compositions for treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemia, and other conditions
Abstract:Methods for treatment of diabetes and other insulin-requiring conditions by administering insulin and a calcitonin with or without amylin, and methods for treatment of hypoglycemic conditions by administering a calcitonin alone or in combination with glucagon and/or an amylin, and related compositions.
Inventor(s): Beaumont; Kevin (San Diego, CA), Young; Andrew A. (San Diego, CA)
Assignee: Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (San Diego, CA)
Filing Date:Jun 10, 1994
Application Number:08/259,755
Claims:1. A composition comprising a therapeutically effective amount of a calcitonin and an insulin admixed in a form suitable for therapeutic administration.

2. The composition of claim 1 wherein the effective amount of the calcitonin is about 0.01 mg to 1.0 mg.

3. The composition of claim 1 wherein said calcitonin is selected from the group consisting of calcitonins of avian origin and telost origin.

4. The composition of claim 1 wherein said calcitonin is chicken calcitonin.

5. The composition of claim 1 wherein the calcitonin is selected from the group consisting of eel calcitonin and salmon calcitonin.

6. The composition of claim 1 wherein the ratio of the therapeutically effective amount of the calcitonin and the therapeutically effective amount of the insulin is from about 1:1 to about 1:20.

7. The composition of claim 1 wherein said ratio is about 1:10.

8. The composition of claim 1 further comprising an amylin.
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