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604 - Surgery

604019000 - MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.)

604048000 - Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin

604930010 - Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body

604181000 - Means moved by person to inject or remove fluent material to or from body inserted conduit, holder, or reservoir

604187000 - Injector or aspirator syringe supported only by person during use (e.g., hand held hypodermic syringe, douche tube with forced injection, etc.)

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20120203184ADMINISTERING DEVICE WITH PRIMING FUNCTION - An administering device, e.g. an injection device, includes a housing, a reservoir for a drug, the reservoir formed or accommodated by the housing, a dosing member which can perform a dosing movement relative to the housing for setting a dosage of the drug to be administered and a conveying member for delivering the dosage set, wherein the dosing member is blocked or locked in the direction of the dosing movement in a releasable dosing blocking engagement in an initial state of the administering device and released from the block at the end of a priming movement of the conveying member.08-09-2012
20110196310MEDICAL INJECTOR WITH RATCHETING PLUNGER - A medical injector is provided herein having a body with a displaceable plunger. The plunger includes a plurality of spaced-apart ratchet teeth disposed along the length thereof. At least one indexer is provided formed to engage the plunger, wherein the indexer is configured to allow the plunger to displace distally towards a distal end of the body but not proximally towards a proximal end of the body. The medical injector also includes an actuator having an engagement portion formed to engage one or more of the ratchet teeth. The actuator is displaceable to a ready state, the engagement portion being displaced proximally relative to the plunger with the actuator being displaced to the ready state. The indexer prevents proximal movement of the plunger thereby allowing the engagement portion to by-pass one or more of the ratchet teeth with the actuator being displaced to the ready state. In addition, the actuator is displaceable from the ready state to cause actuation of the medical injector. The displacement from the ready state causes distal displacement of the engagement portion with the engagement portion engaging one or more of the ratchet teeth and causing distal displacement of the plunger with the engagement portion. Advantageously, the subject invention provides a plunger for a medical injector which may be controllably advanced with a minimum number of cooperating parts.08-11-2011
20100152667Injection device for dispensing a medicament - Injection device for dispensing a medicament, comprising: a cartridge module, a dispensing mechanism which is actuated to dispense the injectable preparation, a dose-setting mechanism for setting the dose at which the injectable preparation is dispensed when the dispensing mechanism is actuated, the dose-setting mechanism comprising: a housing part (06-17-2010
20120245530METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DOSE MEASUREMENT - The present disclosure relates to devices for use in conjunction with a syringe in measuring a dose using the syringe. In certain embodiments, a clip is provided that includes an elongated portion for insertion into a barrel of a syringe and a locking portion that locks onto a feature of the syringe. Once inserted, the clip physically prevents retraction of a plunger of the syringe past a certain point corresponding to a desired dose.09-27-2012
20130079725AUTOMATIC INJECTION DEVICE - Automatic injection device includes a housing, a syringe, a plunger, and a syringe carrier. The housing includes a barrel. The barrel includes an elongated window to allow viewing of contents inside the housing. The syringe is disposed within the housing and has a reservoir. The plunger is at least partially disposed within the syringe and includes a visual indicator. The syringe carrier is disposed within the housing and configured to contain the syringe and displace the syringe within the housing between a first position and a second position. The syringe carrier can have at least one opening and at least one pair of legs defining at least a portion of the at least one opening.03-28-2013
20130035641Injection Device with Torsion Spring and Rotatable Display - The present invention relates to an injection device comprising a torsion spring operatively connected to a dose setting member being adapted to set a dose to be ejected from the injection device. A rotatably mounted display member adapted to display the dose to be ejected in accordance with a setting of the dose setting member is also provided. The rotatably mounted display member is adapted to be rotated over an angle corresponding to at least one revolution of the display member. The display member may be implemented as a dose indicator barrel having numerals arranged along a helical path on an outer surface thereof, or alternatively, as a counting device having two or more display wheels having numerals arranged on an outer surface thereof.02-07-2013
20130035642MEDICAMENT DELIVERY DEVICE - The present invention relates to a medicament delivery device comprising a drive means configured to act on a medicament container for expelling a medicament; a holding means configured to hold said drive means in a pre-tensioned state; an activation means configured to interact with said holding means for releasing said drive means from the pre-tensioned state; wherein the device further comprises feedback means configured to interact both with said holding means and with said drive means for generating an audible and/or tactile and/or visual signal indicating that the medicament has been completely expelled.02-07-2013
20130079724MEDICATED MODULE WITH DUAL SAFETY GUARDS - A medicated module for an injection system to co-deliver at least two medicaments is disclosed, where a drug delivery device containing a primary medicament accepts a medicated module containing a single dose of a second medicament and where both medicaments are delivered through a single hollow needle. The medicated module comprises two housings removably connected to each other, where each housing contains a sterile needle and needle needle guard assembly that locks out after the needle is inserted in an injection site.03-28-2013
20130041322Medicament Delivery Device - A medicament delivery device has proximal and distal housing parts connected along a longitudinal axis, the proximal part for accommodating a medicament container. A drive member inside the distal part has a first circumferential set of interacting devices. A longitudinal plunger rod is rotationally locked through a central passage of the distal part, acts on a stopper inside the container, and is connected to the plunger rod. A turnable dose setting member coaxially arranged around the drive member is rotatably connected to the distal part. A torsion spring is connected to the dose setting member and to a hub of the drive member. The hub, spring, dose setting member, and drive member are coaxial transversally. The drive nut has second interacting devices on its outer surface. When the drive member is rotated by the spring, the drive nut rotates, whereby the plunger rod moves proximally for expelling a dose of medicament.02-14-2013
20100106097DRUG ACCEPTABILITY INDICATOR - The invention relates generally to an indicator for a syringe. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method and apparatus for testing the compatibility of a fluid before injecting the fluid into a medical device. An indicator may be attached to an interior of the reservoir body wherein the indicator strip contacts the fluid medication loaded into the reservoir body and visually indicates the presence of a selected parameter. The indicator may be an indicator strip infused with an chemical indicator that changes color when in contact with a selected target material.04-29-2010
20130041323MEDICAMENT DELIVERY DEVICE - The present invention relates to a medicament delivery device comprising a drive means configured to act on a medicament container for expelling a medicament; a holding means configured to hold said drive means in a pre-tensioned state; an activation means configured to interact with said holding means for releasing said drive means from the pre-tensioned state; wherein the device further comprises feedback means configured to interact both with said holding means and with said drive means for generating an audible and/or tactile and/or visual signal indicating that the medicament has been completely expelled.02-14-2013
20130041321MEDICATED MODULE WITH USER SELECTION - A medicated module for an injection system to co-deliver at least two medicaments is disclosed where a primary delivery device containing a primary medicament accepts a medicated module containing a single dose of a secondary medicament and where both medicaments are delivered through a hollow needle. The medicated module is user selectable so that it will deliver a priming dose of a primary medicament or both the primary and secondary medicaments. The module also contains a needle guard that locks after dose delivery. The needle guard prevents accidental needle sticks before and after an injection. A locking collar rotates during use as an inner protrusion follows three paths of a track located on the outer surface of a body housing. When the inner facing protrusion is in the third path, it encounters a hard stop and a rotational bias that locks the guard from further refraction and thus covers the sharp distal end of the needle.02-14-2013
20130046246NEEDLE ASSEMBLY - Disclosed is a safety needle assembly has a needle guard that prevents accidental needle sticks before and after an injection. A locking collar rotates during use as an inner protrusion follows three paths of a track located on the outer surface of a body housing. When the inner facing protrusion is in the third path, it encounters a hard stop and a rotational bias that locks the guard from further retraction and, thus, covers the sharp distal end of the needle.02-21-2013
20130090602CODED FASTENER ASSEMBLY - Disclosed herein are fastening features for cartridge assemblies that include coding features that help dedicate a medicament reservoir to specific injection devices. An exemplary cartridge assembly comprises a cylindrical inner surface for holding medicament and a cylindrical outer surface comprising a fastening feature having a first coding element protruding from the cylindrical outer surface. The coding element is configured to engage a complementary coding feature on the fastener on a dose setting member specifically configured to dispense the medicament, thereby allowing only the correct cartridge assembly to connect to the correct dose setting member.04-11-2013
20130090603DOSAGE CONTROL SYRINGE - A dosage control syringe includes a barrel, a plunger, an adjustable lock member supported along a guide (such as a track) that is disposed along or outside an outer wall of the syringe barrel, and a stop member coupled to the plunger or the lock member. The stop member is generally aligned between the adjustable lock member and a portion of the plunger so as to limit or preclude further movement of the plunger upon engagement of the stop member with both the lock member and the plunger. The plunger is stopped by the lock member, via the stop member, when the plunger has traveled a predetermined distance set by the lock member, the distance corresponding to a desired dosage of fluid from the syringe.04-11-2013
20130072878Coded Collapsible Drug Reservoir - A coded collapsible drug reservoir (03-21-2013
20130072879SET OF MEMBERS FOR A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE, DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE AND SET OF DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES - A set of members for a drug delivery device comprises at least two components for the device, wherein both components are provided with a marking, the markings being substantially equivalent or identical. Furthermore, a drug delivery device and a set of drug delivery devices are provided.03-21-2013
20110015576MEDICAMENT IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM FOR MULTI-DOSE INJECTION DEVICES - A dynamic identification system for a multi-dose injection device includes a dose dial sleeve containing indicia of the medicament contained within the device becomes visible or available to the olfactory or gustation senses only during dose setting as the dial sleeve is translated proximally out of the outer housing of the device. A user can readily identify the medicament contained within the device as the dose is being set. A static identifier located on the device that matches the dynamic identifier on the dial sleeve can also be used as a medicament identifier.01-20-2011
20110046560Magnifying Collapsed Plunger Rod - A syringe assembly having a collapsible or pivotable plunger rod with magnification properties is provided. In a pre-use or packaged state, the plunger rod is positioned substantially parallel to the barrel of the syringe resulting in a syringe assembly having a reduced length and a smaller packaging footprint. The smaller packaging footprint allows for reduced storage space of the syringe assembly. Upon removal from the packaging and/or storage space, the plunger rod can be slid or pivoted toward the proximal end of the syringe barrel and locked into place such that the syringe is ready for use. The plunger rod can be shaped to provide magnification to the syringe barrel indicia and/or contents. Alternatively, a separate magnification member can be associated with the plunger rod and/or secured about the syringe barrel.02-24-2011
20120101445Medicament Identification System for Multi-Dose Injection Devices - An identification system for a multi-dose pen-type injection device includes an elastic band that is associated with a specific medicament can be placed around the outside of the device to allow a user to readily identify the medicament contained within the device. Alternatively, a pocket clip with a unique structural design is used as the medicament identifier.04-26-2012
20080269688Dose Indicating Assembly of a Pharmaceutical Injection Device - A dose indicating assembly in a pharmaceutical injection device (10-30-2008
20090088701Contact Free Reading of Cartridge Identification Codes - The present invention relates to a cartridge adapted to contain a medicament, the cartridge further being adapted to be inserted into an associated medication delivery device. The cartridge according to the present invention comprises a plurality of electrode elements arranged on an exterior surface part of the cartridge, wherein an electrode element of said plurality of electrode elements comprises a receiver zone and a transmitter zone, said receiver and transmitter zones being electrically connected. The receiver and transmitter zones are adapted to electrically couple to one or more transmitters and to one or more receivers, respectively, said one or more transmitters and said one or more receivers being arranged on the associated medication delivery device.04-02-2009
20090264828Drug Delivery Device Dose Setting Mechanism - A method and system for proving a drug delivery device. The device comprises a drug delivery device housing and a medicament contained in the drug delivery device housing. A dose dial sleeve is positioned in the housing and is rotatable to set a non-inverted dose of the medicament contained in the medical delivery device. The non-inverted dose may be increased by turning the dose dial sleeve in a direction towards a user of the drug delivery device. The dose medicament may be decreased by rotating the dose dial sleeve in a direction away from the user.10-22-2009
20080269689MEDICAMENT DELIVERY DEVICE HAVING AN ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT SYSTEM - Medicament delivery devices are described herein. In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a medical injector and an electronic circuit system. The medical injector includes a housing, a medicament container, and a medicament delivery member. The housing defines a first region and a second region. The first region includes the medicament container and is physically isolated from the second region. The electronic circuit system is configured to be disposed within the second region defined by the housing. The electronic circuit system is configured to output an electronic output associated with a use of the medical injector.10-30-2008
20110208125MEDICAL INJECTION DEVICE WITH TIME DELAY INDICATOR - The present invention relates to an indicating device for use with medical injection devices for administering a drug into the body of a subject user wherein the indicating device is configured for indicating after administration that a dose of the drug actually has been administered and for maintaining this indication until lapse of a pre-defined time interval. The time delay indicator disclosed is based on a mechanical time delay device and includes a visual indicator that is controlled by the mechanical time delay device for signalling the status of the device during lapse of the pre-defined time interval.08-25-2011
20120197207INDICATION MECHANISM FOR AN AUTOMATIC APPLICATOR, PARTICULARLY FOR INSULIN - The present disclosure concerns an indication mechanism for an automatic applicator, particularly for insulin or other liquid preparations, particularly for multiple injection administration of set doses of a medicine from an exchangeable container, for example for the self-application of insulin by diabetes patients. An indication mechanism for an automatic applicator, having an assembly of at least two barrels movably coupled to each other has an indication barrel mounted on the driving barrel contains only marking on its external surface and is co-axially connected to the pull-push control nut.08-02-2012
20090143745SAFETY DEVICE FOR DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES AND CONTAINERS - A drug administration safety device having a label configured to be attached to a drug container such as a syringe or IV bag, an adhesive on the back face of the label, and a backing or substrate for holding the label and protecting the adhesive prior to the application of the label to the drug container. In one embodiment, the label includes a first drug name section in a first orientation, a second drug name section in a second orientation, a third drug name section in a third orientation, a drug concentration section, a variable information section, and a gradiation viewing section. The first orientation, second orientation, and third orientation are different from each other to enable a user to readily see the drug name regardless of the position and orientation of the drug container.06-04-2009
20120078195DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE BODY - The body of a portable drug delivery device, especially an injection pen, is provided on its outer surface with a recess, in which directly accessible information is displayed. The information is protected against damages during everyday use by the recessed location.03-29-2012
20120078194Injection Device with Electronic Detecting Means - An injection device for injecting a dose of drug, e.g. insulin for diabetes treatment, in which energy is stored in a spring member during dose setting. The stored energy is released and used for driving an injection mechanism during injection of a previously set dose. The injection device further comprises means for electronically detecting the amount of a set dose and/or means for electronically detecting the amount of an injected dose. The electronic detecting means allows storage and/or logging of data relating to injections performed using the injection device.03-29-2012
20090076458Injection Device with Means for Signalling the Time Since the Last Injection - The present Invention relates to an injection device capable of emitting a flashing light signal indicating the time elapsed since last ejection and/or the size of the last ejected dosage and/or a return signal indicating the operable state of the device and/or a time out signal indicating when the pen can be removed after ejecting of a dosage. The injection device comprises an electronic control circuit comprising: a sensor unit arranged to detect the occurrence of an ejection of a drug from the injection device; a timer for determining an approximate time elapsed since last ejection; a signal emitting device being able to emit a signal, the signal emitting device being controllable by the electric control circuit, so as to emit a time signal that varies with the time elapsed since last ejection.03-19-2009
20110028907Label, use of a raised structural feature, injection device, and method for producing a label - The invention relates to a label, to the use of a raised structural feature, to an injection device, and to a method for producing a label. The label (02-03-2011
20090149815Medication dosing system based upon patient classification codes - Medication dosing system for one or more medications based on patient classification codes and standardized dosage units, where the patient classification codes are correlated with one or more characteristics of the patient, such as weight or age, and each medication is formulated so that the dosage unit for the classification code contains the recommended amount of medication for patients within that classification code.06-11-2009
20130131601METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DIFFERENTIATING DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES - A method and system is disclosed for differentiating a drug delivery device that may be used to administer a plurality of drug types. The drug delivery system includes a drug delivery device and a differentiation shell. The drug delivery device holds a given medicament. A differentiation shell is attachable to the drug delivery device. The differentiation shell may include at least one shell-type feature configured to attach to a drug delivery device and at least one differentiation feature. The differentiation feature identifies the given medicament in the drug delivery device.05-23-2013
20100318036PLUNGER ROD AND SYRINGE - Disclosed is a plunger rod for a syringe. The plunger rod is useful for sliding a piston within a syringe barrel. The plunger rod is characterized in that it is colored in part or in whole. A syringe is also disclosed. According to such plunger rods, even plural syringes of exactly the same external appearance and configuration can be applied with features that make it possible to readily and visually identify them by simply taking a glance at their appearances without needing a measure such as applying indication members such as labels on them. Further, the use of such plunger rods makes it possible to provide syringes of significantly enhanced visual identifiability without impairing high-level quality, functions, sanitariness and safety required for the syringes.12-16-2010
20090312713METHOD FOR MARKING PHARMACEUTICAL ARTICLES - A method for marking pharmaceutical articles is characterized by comprising marking the pharmaceutical articles with an ink that is invisible under normal light conditions and that is visible under specific light conditions, such as under UV light.12-17-2009
20110152781Medicament Delivery Device - The present invention relates to a medicament delivery device comprising a generally tubular distal housing part (06-23-2011
20120203185Cartridge And Medical Delivery System Accommodating Such Cartridge - A cartridge having a distal end provided with a mechanical coding. The coding has the form of a circular protrusion where the circular outer diameter is dedicated a specific concentration of insulin contained in the cartridge. The distal end of the cartridge is fitted in to a circular contour in the housing. The outer diameter of the protrusion on the distal end of the cartridge is chosen as a larger diameter for a higher concentration of insulin. In this way only a cartridge containing the correct concentration or a lower concentration fits into a delivery system designed for a specific concentration of insulin.08-09-2012
20120302964Assembly of a Drug Delivery Device - An assembly of a drug delivery device with a longitudinal axis (L) is given, comprising a body (11-29-2012
20110257602MEDICAMENT DISPENSING DEVICE - A medicament dispensing device capable of managing the effective use period of a medicament preparation-containing syringe by simply and accurately detecting a period of time after the start of use of the preparation. In a medicament dispensing device (10-20-2011
20120203183SYRINGE - An improved syringe which prevents the repositioning of a user's hand while administering an injection. The syringe comprises a barrel for holding a fluid medication, a nozzle extending from one end of the barrel, a syringe needle removably fitted to the nozzle, and a plunger slidably disposed within the barrel. The syringe further comprises an elongate handle member disposed substantially parallel to the barrel. The handle member is fixedly connected to the plunger whereby the plunger reciprocates within the barrel as the handle member is subjected to longitudinal to and fro motion.08-09-2012
20130197445Device and Method for Determining Information Related to a Medical Device - The invention relates to an apparatus (08-01-2013
20100292651DEVICE FOR DRUG DELIVERY - Disclosed is an ambulatory therapeutic fluid delivery device (11-18-2010
20120071834METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE BODY - The invention relates to a method for manufacturing a drug delivery device body comprising the following steps: 03-22-2012
20130012884Drug Delivery Device and Associated Packaging - The present invention relates to a drug delivery device and in particular to temperature sensitive labelling of such devices. The Drug delivery device is designed for dispensing of a dose of a medicinal product and comprises a housing (01-10-2013
20120046613Drug Delivery Device with Piston Rod Carrying Dose Markings - The present invention relates to a drug delivery (02-23-2012
20120253288REMINDER DEVICE FOR DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES - The present invention relates to a reminder device for a drug delivery device, comprising: a base member, an adjusting element movably disposed with respect to the base member between at least two stop positions, and a display means comprising an information surface being only partially discernible through an aperture, wherein at least two designated segments of the information surface become selectively discernible by a displacement of the adjusting element relative to the base member.10-04-2012
20120109071MEDICAL DELIVERY DEVICE WITH TIME LAPSE INDICATOR - The present invention relates to medical delivery devices for administering a dose of a drug into the body of a subject user and incorporating a time lapse indicator which is configured for indicating after administration that a dose of the drug actually has been administered and for maintaining this indication until lapse of a pre-defined time interval. The time lapse indicator disclosed is based on a pressure sensitive substance which exhibits a change in a visual property in response to an action associated with administering a dose and wherein the pressure sensitive substance exhibits a further change in a visual property after lapse of a pre-defined time interval subsequent to said action.05-03-2012
20120310169SELF-INJECTION DEVICE12-06-2012
20120310168Drug Delivery Device - A drug delivery device (12-06-2012
20120022458APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MEASURING DOSE IN INJECTOR - Provided is an apparatus and method for measuring a dose in an injector, which is capable of measuring a dose without modifying the mechanical structure of the injector. A number sleeve is provided to pass through an injector body and is connected to be spirally movable, and a pattern for dose measurement is formed on an outer periphery of the number sleeve. The injector body includes a sensor for sensing the pattern formed on the number sleeve when the number sleeve performs a spiral movement, and a controller for measuring a dose according to a spiral movement distance of the number sleeve through the sensor.01-26-2012
20120059331Reversible cap for pen needle outer cover - A pen needle assembly includes a cap for covering the non-injection end of a needle of a pen needle. The needle is received by a hub, which is disposed in an outer cover. The cap is adapted to be connected to the outer cover in a first or second position. The cap is removable in the first position and the cap is locked to the outer cover in the second position.03-08-2012
20090048565Device For Displaying Data Relevant For a Diabetic Patient - This invention relates to a device with a display (02-19-2009
20120209208AUTOMATIC APPLICATOR FOR LIQUID PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS, PARTICULARLY FOR INSULIN - An automatic applicator for liquid pharmaceutical preparations, particularly for multiple injection application of set doses of a medicine from an exchangeable container is provided. The automatic applicator includes a body housing connected to a housing of an exchangeable container with a medicine having a plunger, the said plunger being displaced only linearly by an integrated driving unit, suitable for immobilizing, driving, leading linearly and blocking rotation of the plunger, driven via a double action clutch, by a tensioning spring situated in the body housing, the spring tensioned by a rotary hand-dose-setting ring via the double action clutch, wherein the driving unit is activated by a trigger unit and a dose is indicated by an indicating arrangement. The automatic applicator further includes at least one block key placed in an upper part of a ratchet barrel, collaborating with at least one key placed in an internal part of the body housing.08-16-2012
20120157929INNER HOUSING FOR A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE - A dose setting mechanism for a drug delivery device is disclosed. The mechanism comprises an outer housing and an inner housing having an external groove. The inner housing guides a driver to dispense a set dose. A dial sleeve is disposed between the outer and inner housing and is rotatably engaged with the inner housing. When a dose is set, the dial sleeve is rotated and translates away from both the outer housing and the inner housing.06-21-2012
20110066113Label for placing on a syringe body, and syringe body - A label for placing on a syringe body has a first foil portion, which can be wound around a syringe body, a needle-receiving means for protecting against injuries by the syringe needle, having at least one second foil portion and a shaped plastic part that can be pressed on laterally against the syringe needle, and a transition area via which the needle-receiving means is connected pivotably to the first foil portion. The transition area protrudes laterally over the first foil portion in a first direction, and the label has one or more foils in the transition area. At least one first weakening element is provided in at least one foil in the transition area of the label. The weakening element has an orientation deviating from the first direction.03-17-2011
20120165742DRUG DELIVERY DOSE SETTING MECHANISM WITH VARIABLE MAXIMUM DOSE - A method and system for proving a drug delivery device having a variable maximum dose. The drug delivery device comprising a first tubular member and a second tubular member rotatably coupled to the first tubular member. A maximum stop component is operatively coupled to the first tubular member and the second tubular member such that the maximum stop component is movable from a first position to a second position. The first position defines a first maximum dose that may be set by a user of said drug delivery device and the second position defines a second maximum dose that may be set by the user of said drug delivery device.06-28-2012
20120165743Dose Setting Mechanism for Priming a Drug Delivery Device - A method and system for priming a drug delivery device are provided. The drug delivery device includes a forced priming feature that requires the user to move the dose dial sleeve (06-28-2012
20120165741Dose Button for a Drug Delivery Device and Method for Manufacturing a Dose Button - The present invention relates to a drug delivery device (06-28-2012
20120165744RESETTABLE DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE - A resettable dosing mechanism comprises a dose button and a dial grip operatively coupled to the dose button. A spindle acts on a bung of a cartridge and a driver is operatively coupled between the dose button and the spindle. During an injection of the dose, the dose button moves in an axial direction to cause the spindle to administer the dose. During resetting of the dose setting mechanism, the spindle is retracted back into the dose setting mechanism. An advantageous resetting mechanism is described.06-28-2012
20120130316Drug Delivery Device - The present invention relates to a drug delivery comprising a housing (05-24-2012
20120136315Medicament Delivery Device - The present invention relates to a medicament delivery device comprising an elongated housing arranged to contain a medicament container which medicament container contains a number of doses; a dose counter mechanism comprising a dose drum arranged with dose indicia on its outer surface and visible through a window on said housing; a rotatable driver connected to said dose drum; a plunger rod arranged to act on said medicament container for expelling a dose of medicament; an actuation mechanism connected to said rotatable driver and to said plunger rod when said medicament delivery device is actuated; wherein said dose drum is arranged with internal threads, in engagement with corresponding threads on said driver, wherein said threads have a certain pitch; wherein said dose drum is also arranged with external threads in engagement with corresponding threads arranged fixed in relation to said housing, wherein said threads have a certain pitch; and wherein the pitch of the threads between the dose drum and fixed in relation to the housing is lesser than the threads between the dose drum and the driver such that when said driver is rotated a certain angular distance, said dose drum is rotated a lesser angular distance.05-31-2012
20100179485INJECTION DEVICE - The invention concerns an injection device for apportioning set doses of a drug from a reservoir to a subject. The injection device comprises a housing having an interior thread formed as an outwardly pointing thread carried on an upstanding tower centrally located in the pen shaped device. This outwardly pointing thread forms a first thread connection with the interior thread of the rotatable scale drum. The injection device further comprises a driver for moving the piston rod forward when moved axially. The driver operates the piston rod through a second thread connection having a pitch different than the first thread connection.07-15-2010
20120172809Drug Delivery Device Inner Housing Having Helical Spline - A dose setting mechanism for a drug delivery device is disclosed. The mechanism comprises an outer housing and an inner housing having an external groove and a helical spline. The inner housing helical spline guides a driver to dispense a set dose. A dial sleeve is disposed between the outer and inner housing and is rotatably engaged with the inner housing. When a dose is set, the dial sleeve is rotated and translates away from both the outer housing and the inner housing.07-05-2012
20100274198INJECTION DEVICE - An injection device has a housing (10-28-2010
20120253287MEDICAMENT DELIVERY DEVICE - The present invention relates to a medicament delivery device comprising a housing having opposite distal and proximal ends; a medicament container holder releasably connected to said housing; a medicament container arranged inside said medicament container holder; a threaded plunger rod arranged to pass through a first inner wall of the housing and arranged to act on a stopper in the medicament container; a lead screw member coaxially connected to the threaded plunger rod by co-acting first slidably-and-rotatably-locked means; wherein said device further comprises a nut coaxially connected to the threaded plunger rod by a treaded engagement between them, connected to the lead screw member by co-acting non-slidable-and-rotatable means, and connected to the housing by co-acting second slidably-and-rotatably-locked means; a primary dose member coaxially rotatable on the lead screw member when the device is in a non-activated state and connected to the lead screw member by co-acting third slidably-and-rotatably-locked means when the device is in an activated state; a locking member fixedly connected to the housing and releasably connected to the lead screw member by co-acting locking means; a first spring force means arranged between the first inner wall of the housing and the nut, wherein the first spring force means is in a pre-tensioned state when said locking means are engaged and the device is in the non-activated state; a secondary dose member rotatably connected to said primary dose member via a pinion gear; dose setting means connected to the primary dose member by co-acting fourth slidably-and-rotatably-locked means, such that when the device is to be set from the non-activated state to the activated state, the dose setting means are manually manipulated in a pre-determined direction, whereby the locking means are released and the lead screw member is distally moved a pre-determined distance by the first spring force means independent of the size of a dose to be set.10-04-2012
20120220948ERGONOMIC SYRINGE - The present embodiments relate to devices and methods for injection. More specifically, the devices and methods provide an ergonomic aspect. In some embodiments, the devices and methods are especially useful in the administration of low volumes of dermal fillers to a subject.08-30-2012
20120259285ASSEMBLY FOR A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE AND DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE - An assembly for a drug delivery device is provided for. The assembly may comprise a housing body having a longitudinal axis. It may have a drive assembly having a drive member, the drive member being configured to be axially displaced with respect to the housing body during operation of the drive assembly for setting and/or dispensing a dose of the drug. The assembly may have a display assembly having a display and an indicator element, the indicator element being axially displaceable with respect to the housing body along the longitudinal axis or the indicator element being rotationally displaceable with respect to the housing body around a rotational axis which is inclined, in particular perpendicular, to the longitudinal axis. The display may be configured such that it displays a first state when the indicator element is in a first position and switches to a second state when the indicator element is displaced away from the first position. The drive assembly may be configured such that the drive member transfers a force to the indicator element which force displaces the indicator element away from the first position when the drive assembly is operated for a first time. Further, a drug delivery device is provided for.10-11-2012
20120259286Syringe Assembly - A syringe assembly comprises a syringe barrel having an elongated body defining a chamber for retaining fluid, an open proximal end, a distal end and a frusto-conically shaped tip extending from the distal end and having a passageway therethrough in fluid communication with the chamber. The chamber has an inside diameter of at least 13.5 mm. A stopper is in fluid-tight engagement inside the barrel. An elongated plunger rod extends proximally from the stopper through the open proximal end of the barrel. A flange is positioned at the proximal end of the plunger rod. The flange is shaped and positioned to limit the distal motion of the plunger rod in the barrel by contacting the proximal end of the barrel. A tip cap is releasably connected to the tip for sealing the passageway and the chamber contains injectable liquid.10-11-2012
20120238960DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE AND SET OF A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE AND A PLURALITY OF MOUNTABLE ELEMENTS - A drug delivery device is configured to receive a cartridge containing a drug. The drug delivery device comprises a content display for displaying information related to one of the cartridge and the drug contained in the cartridge. The content display is configured to selectively display at least two different pieces of information and is configured to be adjusted mechanically to display one of the pieces of information. Furthermore, a set of the drug delivery device and a plurality of mountable elements is provided, wherein the mountable elements differ in their shapes and wherein the displayed piece of information is specific for the shape of the mountable element.09-20-2012
20110046559Syringe Assembly Having a Flexible or Slidable Flange - A syringe assembly having a flexible and/or slidable flange is provided, wherein in a pre-use or packaged state, the flange is positioned substantially parallel to the barrel of the syringe resulting in a syringe assembly having a smaller packaging footprint. The smaller packaging footprint allows for reduced storage space of the syringe assembly. Upon removal from the packaging and/or storage space, the flange can be slid and locked into place such that it extends in a perpendicular direction with respect to a longitudinal axis of the syringe barrel to allow for traditional operation of the syringe.02-24-2011
20120271243Assembly and Indicator for a Drug Delivery Device - An assembly for a drug delivery device (10-25-2012
20120277684CARTRIDGE FOR CONTAINING AND DISPENSING A MEDICAMENT - A cartridge (11-01-2012
20120277683INJECTION DEVICE WITHOUT A GEARING - A dose delivery device is disclosed wherein a dose can be set by rotating a dose setting member, whereby a push button (11-01-2012
20120089098Drug Delivery Device - The present invention relates to a drug delivery (04-12-2012
20120101446SYRINGE, AUTO-INJECTOR DEVICE AND SET OF AUTO-INJECTOR DEVICES AND SYRINGES - A syringe comprising a first coding feature for mechanical interaction with a second coding feature of an auto-injector device is provided. The first coding feature is designed such that the syringe is only mountable in an auto-injector device having a second coding feature mating the first coding feature. Furthermore, an auto-injector device having a housing, wherein a syringe can be mounted, and a set of at least two auto-injector devices and syringes are provided.04-26-2012
20120101444Medical Delivery Device - A medication delivery device comprises display means (04-26-2012
20120289905AUTOMATIC INJECTION DEVICES HAVING OVERMOLDED GRIPPING SURFACES - Exemplary embodiments provide automatic injection devices, housing components for automatic injection devices and methods for fabricating the same. An exemplary housing of an automatic injection device may be overmolded with one or more gripping surfaces to facilitate gripping and manipulation of the automatic injection device by a user when performing an injection. In an exemplary embodiment, an overmolded left gripping surface may extend along a left side of the housing and an overmolded right gripping surface may extend along a right side of the housing opposite to the left side.11-15-2012
20120143142OPTICAL READER FOR SYRINGE - The present invention relates to a syringe (06-07-2012
20100168677INJECTION DEVICE - An injection device (07-01-2010
20130096511TACTILE IDENTIFICATION OF DRUG FILLED CARTRIDGE - A tactile identification coding for a cartridge for use with a drug delivery device is described. The tactile identification coding includes the cartridge containing a drug and an identification coding located on the cartridge, the identification coding including a logical symbol to visually indicate to a user the type of drug contained in the cartridge. A cartridge holder may also be included to receive the cartridge, the cartridge holder having a second tactile identification coding that corresponds to the tactile identification coding on the cartridge.04-18-2013
20130096510CODED FERRULE FOR A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE - A ferrule and a cartridge for use with a drug delivery device. A neck portion of the cartridge comprises a first coding feature. The ferrule comprises a main body defining a bore that extends from a proximal end and a distal end of the main body. The bore is configured for receiving the cartridge. A pass through is defined by the distal end. A coding feature is provided along at least a portion of the main body of the ferrule. This coding feature cooperates with a corresponding coding feature provided by a drug delivery device. Further, the ferrule is configured to cooperate with the first coding feature of the neck portion of the cartridge.04-18-2013
20130096509CARTRIDGE HOLDER AND ALIGNMENT INTERFACE - A system for a drug delivery device comprising a reservoir holder configured to hold a reservoir, and an alignment interface comprising a main body configured to be coupled to the reservoir. A first alignment feature is provided on the main body. The first alignment feature cooperates with a corresponding alignment feature provided by the reservoir holder such that when the reservoir is inserted into the holder, the first alignment feature cooperates with the corresponding alignment feature provided by the holder so as to rotate the alignment interface and thereby align the alignment interface within the holder. Thus, the reservoir may be aligned within the reservoir holder. The first alignment feature may comprise at least one protrusion provided on the main body of the interface. The system further comprises one or more coding features.04-18-2013
20130102969DRIVE MECHANISMS SUITABLE FOR USE IN DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES - The present disclosure is directed to a dose setting mechanism that may be used with a drug delivery device. The dose setting mechanism may include an inner body having a helical thread along an outer cylindrical surface of the inner body, and a drive sleeve for driving a piston rod in an axial direction, the drive sleeve positioned within at least a portion of the inner body. The dose setting mechanism may further include a dose dial sleeve rotatably engaged with the helical thread of the inner body and a dial grip connected to the dose dial sleeve and releasably connected to the drive sleeve. Further when a dose is set, the dial grip is rotated so that both the dose dial sleeve and the drive sleeve rotate with respect to the inner body.04-25-2013
20110276006Medication Delivery Device and Method of Assembling a Medication Delivery Device - A medication delivery device (11-10-2011
20110238017MEDICATION ADMINSTERING DEVICE - A medication administering device for automatically identifying a medication syringe and administering a correct medication. A microprocessor (09-29-2011
20130150798AUTOINJECTOR WITH AUDIBLE INDICATION OF COMPLETED DELIVERY - The present invention relates to a device for automatic injection of a product into an injection site, the device comprising: a container having a displaceable piston; a tubular housing having at least a flexible part which, in a rest state, defines a first opening; a piston rod; and, an intermediate part fixed to the piston rod which defines a diameter larger than the first opening. With sufficient distal displacement of the piston rod, the intermediate part causes the at least a flexible part to deflect outwardly with further distal displacement of the piston rod causing the intermediate part to wholly pass through the first opening with the at least a flexible part returning towards the at rest state, engagement of the at least a flexible part with a surrounding element under force of movement towards the at rest state generating a sound.06-13-2013
20130150799Injection Device - The invention concerns an injection device for apportioning set doses of a drug from a reservoir to a subject. The injection device comprises a housing having an interior thread formed as an outwardly pointing thread carried on an upstanding tower centrally located in the pen shaped device. This outwardly pointing thread forms a first thread connection with the interior thread of the rotatable scale drum. The injection device further comprises a driver for moving the piston rod forward when moved axially. The driver operates the piston rod through a second thread connection having a pitch different than the first thread connection.06-13-2013
20120283645DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE - A drug delivery device comprising: a device body, an operating member which is configured to be movable relative to the device body for operating the drug delivery device, a preventing member which prevents movement of the operating member relative to the device body for operating the drug delivery device, wherein the preventing member is removable to allow movement of the operating member relative to the device body for operating the drug delivery device.11-08-2012
20130190692MEDICAMENT DELIVERY DEVICE HAVING AN ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT SYSTEM - Medicament delivery devices are described herein. In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a medical injector and an electronic circuit system. The medical injector includes a housing, a medicament container, and a medicament delivery member. The housing defines a first region and a second region. The first region includes the medicament container and is physically isolated from the second region. The electronic circuit system is configured to be disposed within the second region defined by the housing. The electronic circuit system is configured to output an electronic output associated with a use of the medical injector.07-25-2013
20120029438DRUG CONTAINER - The present invention relates to an assembly (02-02-2012
20130197446Medicament Delivery Device - Provided is a medicament delivery device comprising an axially elongated housing, a coaxially extending plunger rod mounted with in the housing for expelling successive doses of medicament and rotateable about the axis. The plunger rod can be axially displaced from a ready-to-use position for expelling a dose of medicament to a non-ready-to-use position axially spaced from said ready-to-use position along the axis, and from said non-ready-to use position to a subsequent ready-to-use position angularly spaced from said non-ready-to use position about the axis The device further comprises an indicator member displaceably mounted onto the housing between a first angular position indicative of the ready-to-use positions and a second angular position indicative of the non-ready-to use positions.08-01-2013
20130204193Self-Administration Medicament Delivery Device - A medicament delivery device has a housing for a medicament container; a dose setting member rotatable in relation to the housing; a plunger rod acting on a stopper inside the medicament container; a driver that converts rotation of the dose setting member into translation of the plunger rod; a transversal clock spring connected to the dose setting member and to a drive member connected to the plunger rod, such that rotating the dose setting member tensions the spring; a spring hold and release member releasably connected to the drive member; and an activator having a distal end protruding through a distal passage of the dose setting member and connected to the hold and release member. Pushing the activator proximally moves the hold and release member proximally, releasing the spring from its tensioned state and forcing the drive member to rotate.08-08-2013
20130211336Medicament Delivery Device Comprising a Manual Activation Member with Improved Gripping and Activation Abilities - A medicament delivery device includes a housing for a medicament container assembly; a drive member interactively connected to the assembly for expelling a dose of medicament; a dose actuation assembly operably connected to the drive member; and an actuation member interactively connected to the housing and the dose actuation assembly by a gear assembly. The actuation member is movable generally perpendicularly to a longitudinal axis of the device from an initial position, in which the actuation member is positioned within the housing, to a dose-set position, in which a portion of the actuation member protrudes a distance proportional to the set dose from the longitudinal surface of the housing when the dose actuation assembly. The actuation member is manually operated in a direction generally perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the device from the dose-set position to the initial position for driving the dose actuation assembly and drive member.08-15-2013

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