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Summary for Patent: 6,582,728
Title: Spray drying of macromolecules to produce inhaleable dry powders
Abstract:According to the subject invention, dispersible dry powder pharmaceutical-based compositions are provided, including methods for their manufacture and dry powder dispersion devices. A dispersible dry powder pharmaceutical-based composition is one having a moisture content of less than about 10% by weight (%w) water, usually below about 5%w and preferably less than about 3%w; a particle size of about 1.0-5.0 .mu.m mass median diameter (MMD), usually 1.0-4.0 .mu.m MMD, and preferably 1.0-3.0 .mu.m MMD; a delivered dose of about >30%, usually >40%, preferably >50%, and most preferred >60%; and an aerosol particle size distribution of about 1.0-5.0 .mu.m mass median aerodynamic diameter (MMAD), usually 1.5-4.5 .mu.m MMAD, and preferably 1.5-4.0 MMAD. Such composition are of pharmaceutical grade purity.
Inventor(s): Platz; Robert M. (Half Moon Bay, CA), Patton; John S. (San Carlos, CA), Foster; Linda (Sunnyvale, CA), Eljamal; Mohammed (San Jose, CA)
Assignee: Inhale Therapeutic Systems, Inc. (San Carlos, CA)
Application Number:08/423,515
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Use; Composition; Formulation; Process;

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African Regional IP Organization (ARIPO) 9801369 See Plans and Pricing
African Regional IP Organization (ARIPO) 987 See Plans and Pricing
Argentina 013854 See Plans and Pricing
Argentina 042921 See Plans and Pricing
Austria 189124 See Plans and Pricing
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