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Details for Patent: 8,048,035


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Summary for Patent: 8,048,035
Title:Automatic injector with needle cover
Abstract: An auto-injector automatically dispenses a predetermined dose of medicament upon activation. The auto-injector includes a needle cover operative to engage an injection site and activate the injector. The needle cover is configured to move from a locked retracted position prior to a medicament dispensing operation to a locked extended position after the medicament dispensing operation. The non-removable needle cover prevents contact with the needle both before and after the medicament dispensing operation.
Inventor(s): Mesa; C. Michael (Boyds, MD), Cors; Sarah Jane (Reston, VA), Penney; Melinda Fischer (Providence, RI), Tomellini; Dalita Rosemarie (Rehoboth, MA), Bremley; Mark Bumb (Edwardsville, IL), Wilmot; John Glyndwr (Mount Airy, MD), Young; Matthew Egerton (Over Cambs, GB), Raven; Sophie Rebecca (Swavesey Cambs, GB), Murphy; Martin Joseph (Letchworth Garden City Hearts, GB), Hurlstone; Christopher John (Newport Saffron Walden Essex, GB), Daintrey; Joseph William (Royston Herts, GB), Rochford; Craig Malcolm (Monxton Andover Hants, GB), Kirkwood; Stephen Philip (Haynes Beds, GB), Mathews; Colin James (Godmanchester Huntingdon, GB), Hill; Robert L. (Abingdon, MD)
Assignee: Meridian Medical Technologies, Inc. (Columbia, MD)
Application Number:12/258,754
Patent Litigation and PTAB cases: See patent lawsuits and PTAB cases for patent 8,048,035
Patent Claim Types:
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 8,048,035

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Mylan Speciality Lp EPIPEN epinephrine INJECTABLE;INTRAMUSCULAR, SUBCUTANEOUS 019430-001 Dec 22, 1987 AB RX Yes Yes See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing Y See Plans and Pricing
Mylan Speciality Lp EPIPEN JR. epinephrine INJECTABLE;INTRAMUSCULAR, SUBCUTANEOUS 019430-002 Dec 22, 1987 AB RX Yes Yes See Plans and Pricing See Plans and Pricing Y See Plans and Pricing
>Applicant >Tradename >Generic Name >Dosage >NDA >Approval Date >TE >Type >RLD >RS >Patent No. >Patent Expiration >Product >Substance >Delist Req. >Patented / Exclusive Use >Submissiondate

International Family Members for US Patent 8,048,035

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Australia 2005271355 See Plans and Pricing
Australia 2010201665 See Plans and Pricing
Australia 2013222015 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2576776 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2683253 See Plans and Pricing
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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