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Last Updated: February 1, 2023

Details for Patent: 8,991,387

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Which drugs does patent 8,991,387 protect, and when does it expire?

Patent 8,991,387 protects ADASUVE and is included in one NDA.

This patent has twenty-one patent family members in six countries.

Summary for Patent: 8,991,387
Title:Self-contained heating unit and drug-supply unit employing same
Abstract: Heating units, drug supply units and drug delivery articles capable of rapid heating are disclosed. Heating units comprising a substrate and a solid fuel capable of undergoing an exothermic metal oxidation reaction disposed within the substrate are disclosed. These heating units can be actuated by electrical resistance, by optical ignition or by percussion. Drug supply units and drug delivery articles wherein a solid fuel is configured to heat a substrate to a temperature sufficient to rapidly thermally vaporize a drug disposed thereon are also disclosed.
Inventor(s): Damani; Ramesh (Sunnyvale, CA), Hale; Ron L. (Sandia Park, NM), Myers; Daniel J. (Mountain View, CA), Quintana; Reynaldo J. (Redwood City, CA), Solas; Dennis W. (San Francisco, CA), Song; Soonho (Seoul, KR), Soni; Pravin (Sunnyvale, CA), Tom; Curtis (San Mateo, CA), Sharma; Krishnamohan (Milpitas, CA)
Assignee: Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Mountain View, CA)
Application Number:13/783,508
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Drugs Protected by US Patent 8,991,387

Applicant Tradename Generic Name Dosage NDA Approval Date TE Type RLD RS Patent No. Patent Expiration Product Substance Delist Req. Patented / Exclusive Use Submissiondate
Alexza Pharms ADASUVE loxapine POWDER;INHALATION 022549-001 Dec 21, 2012 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 8,991,387

Country Patent Number Estimated Expiration Supplementary Protection Certificate SPC Country SPC Expiration
Austria 510174 See Plans and Pricing
Austria 520935 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2526432 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2526470 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2526475 See Plans and Pricing
Canada 2526478 See Plans and Pricing
>Country >Patent Number >Estimated Expiration >Supplementary Protection Certificate >SPC Country >SPC Expiration

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