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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-seven patent family members in twenty-five 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
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 7,517,334
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 ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y ⤷  Try it Free
Lilly FORTEO teriparatide SOLUTION;SUBCUTANEOUS 021318-001 Nov 26, 2002 DISCN No No ⤷  Try it Free ⤷  Try it Free Y ⤷  Try it Free
>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 ⤷  Try it Free
Australia 2005231731 ⤷  Try it Free
Brazil PI0509269 ⤷  Try it Free
Canada 2557897 ⤷  Try it Free
China 100581607 ⤷  Try it Free
China 1933864 ⤷  Try it Free
Denmark 1732628 ⤷  Try it Free
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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