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Details for Patent: 7,517,334

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Which drugs does patent 7,517,334 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 7,517,334 protects FORTEO and is included in one NDA.

This patent has thirty-six patent family members in twenty-four countries.

Summary for Patent: 7,517,334
Title:Medication dispensing apparatus with spring-driven locking feature enabled by administration of final dose
Abstract: A medication dispensing apparatus with a spring-driven locking feature includes a drive member movable in a distal direction within a housing, and a fluid container with a piston that is advanceable by the drive member (60) when such drive member is moved distally by a driving means. The apparatus includes a latching element (180) having a skid (190) that is slidable along a surface of the drive member as the drive member passes distally during advancement. The drive member is arranged with the skid so as to maintain a latching lip of the latching element against a spring force in a first position free of the driving means during dose preparing and injecting prior to a final dose administration. The skid-engaging surface shifts distally of the skid such that the skid passes beyond a proximal end of that surface upon administration of a final dose, whereby the latching lip is urged by the spring force from the first position to a second position to physically lock the driving means to prevent further dose preparing and injecting.
Inventor(s): Jacobs; Alexander Thomas (Cambridge, MA), Judson; Jared Alden (Topsfield, MA), Row; Gordon Davidson (Groton, MA)
Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)
Application Number:10/598,987
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Patent Claim Types:
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Use; Device;

Drugs Protected by US Patent 7,517,334

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Lilly FORTEO teriparatide SOLUTION;SUBCUTANEOUS 021318-002 Jun 25, 2008 RX Yes Yes   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
Lilly FORTEO teriparatide SOLUTION;SUBCUTANEOUS 021318-001 Nov 26, 2002 DISCN No No   Start Trial   Start Trial Y   Start Trial
>Applicant >Tradename >Generic Name >Dosage >NDA >Approval Date >TE >Type >RLD >RS >Patent No. >Patent Expiration >Product >Substance >Delist Req. >Patented / Exclusive Use >Submissiondate

Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 7,517,334

PCT Information
PCT FiledMarch 25, 2005PCT Application Number:PCT/US2005/010206
PCT Publication Date:October 20, 2005PCT Publication Number: WO2005/097233

International Family Members for US Patent 7,517,334

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Austria 526052   Start Trial
Australia 2005231731   Start Trial
Brazil PI0509269   Start Trial
Canada 2557897   Start Trial
China 100581607   Start Trial
China 1933864   Start Trial
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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