Cooperative Patent Classification


Version: 2017.02
CPC
COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
A61J
CONTAINERS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR MEDICAL OR PHARMACEUTICAL PURPOSES; DEVICES OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR BRINGING PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS INTO PARTICULAR PHYSICAL OR ADMINISTERING FORMS; DEVICES FOR ADMINISTERING FOOD OR MEDICINES ORALLY; BABY COMFORTERS; DEVICES FOR RECEIVING SPITTLE [2013-01]
A61J 1/00
Containers specially adapted for medical or pharmaceutical purposes (capsules or the like for oral use A61J 3/07; specially adapted for surgical or diagnostic appliances or instruments A61B 50/00; {antithrombogenic treatment of articles for conditioning blood A61L 33/00; devices for introducing media into or onto the body A61M; } containers for radioactive substances G21F 5/00) [2016-02]
A61J 1/03
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for pills or tablets (containers with special dispensing means therefor B65D 83/04) [2013-01]
A61J 1/035
. .
{Blister-type containers (blisters in general B65D 75/36)} [2013-01]
A61J 1/05
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for collecting, storing or administering blood, plasma or medical fluids {(multiple bags systems for separating or storing blood components A61M 1/0209); Infusion or perfusion containers} [2013-01]
A61J 1/06
. .
Ampoules or carpules (syringe ampoules or carpules A61M 5/28) [2013-01]
A61J 1/062
. . .
{Carpules} [2013-01]
A61J 1/065
. . .
{Rigid ampoules, e.g. glass ampoules} [2013-01]
A61J 1/067
. . .
{Flexible ampoules, the contents of which are expelled by squeezing} [2013-01]
A61J 1/10
. .
Bag-type containers [2013-01]
A61J 1/12
. . .
with means for holding samples of contents [2013-01]
A61J 1/14
. .
Details {, e.g. provisions for hanging or shape retaining means}; Accessories therefor {, e.g. inlet or outlet ports, filters or caps }(A61J 7/00 takes precedence; {plugs or stoppers B65D 51/00; } openers B65D, B67B 7/00) [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1406
. . .
{Septums, pierceable membranes} [2013-01]
A61J 1/1412
. . .
{Containers with closing means, e.g. caps (plugs for containers B65D 51/00)} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1418
. . . .
{Threaded type} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1425
. . . .
{Snap-fit type} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1431
. . . .
{Permanent type, e.g. welded or glued} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1437
. . .
{Locking means requiring key or combination to open the container} [2013-01]
A61J 1/1443
. . .
{Containers with means for dispensing liquid medicaments in a filtered or sterile way, e.g. with bacterial filters} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/145
. . . .
{using air filters} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1456
. . . .
{using liquid filters} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1462
. . .
{Containers with provisions for hanging, e.g. integral adaptations of the container (accessories for hanging the container A61J 1/16, A61M 5/1414)} [2013-01]
A61J 1/1468
. . .
{Containers characterised by specific material properties} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1475
. . .
{Inlet or outlet ports} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1481
. . . .
{with connection retaining means, e.g. thread or snap-fit} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1487
. . . .
{with friction fit, e.g. connecting tubes directly to a protruding port} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/1493
. . .
{Containers with shape retaining means, e.g. to support the structure of the container during emptying or filling} [2013-01]
A61J 1/16
. . .
Holders for containers [2013-01]
A61J 1/165
. . . .
{Cooled holders, e.g. for medications, insulin, blood, plasma (containers with thermal insulation in general B65D 81/38; ice-boxes F25D)} [2013-01]
A61J 1/18
. . .
Arrangements for indicating condition of container contents, e.g. sterile condition [2017-01]
A61J 1/20
. . .
Arrangements for transferring {or mixing} fluids, e.g. from vial to syringe [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/2003
. . . .
{Accessories used in combination with means for transfer or mixing of fluids, e.g. for activating fluid flow, separating fluids, filtering fluid or venting} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 1/2006
. . . . .
{Piercing means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/201
. . . . . .
{having one piercing end} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2013
. . . . . .
{having two piercing ends} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2017
. . . . . .
{having three or more piercing ends} [2015-05]
A61J 1/202
. . . . .
{Separating means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2024
. . . . . .
{having peelable seals} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2027
. . . . . .
{having frangible parts} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2031
. . . . . .
{having openings brought into alignment} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2034
. . . . . .
{having separation clips} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2037
. . . . . .
{having valve means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2041
. . . . . .
{having removable plugs} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2044
. . . . . .
{having slits} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2048
. . . . .
{Connecting means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2051
. . . . . .
{having tap means, e.g. tap means activated by sliding} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2055
. . . . . .
{having gripping means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2058
. . . . . .
{having multiple connecting ports} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2062
. . . . . . .
{with directional valves} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2065
. . . . . .
{having aligning and guiding means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2068
. . . . .
{Venting means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2072
. . . . . .
{for internal venting} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2075
. . . . . .
{for external venting} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2079
. . . . .
{Filtering means} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2082
. . . . . .
{for gas filtration} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2086
. . . . . .
{for fluid filtration} [2015-05]
A61J 1/2089
. . . .
{Containers or vials which are to be joined to each other in order to mix their contents (combinations of vial and syringe for mixing their contents A61J 1/2096)} [2013-01]
A61J 1/2093
. . . .
{Containers having several compartments for products to be mixed} [2013-01]
A61J 1/2096
. . . .
{Combination of a vial and a syringe for transferring or mixing their contents} [2013-01]
A61J 1/22
. . . .
with means for metering the amount of fluid [2014-02]
A61J 3/00
Devices or methods specially adapted for bringing pharmaceutical products into particular physical or administering forms (chemical aspects, see the relevant classes) [2013-01]
A61J 3/002
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{Compounding apparatus specially for enteral or parenteral nutritive solutions (bottling liquids B67C)} [2013-01]
A61J 3/005
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{Coating of tablets or the like (coating of sweetmeats or confectionery A23G 3/20; coating of granules in general B01J 2/006)} [2013-01]
A61J 3/007
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{Marking tablets or the like (apparatus for printing on tablets or the like B41F 17/36)} [2013-01]
A61J 3/02
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into the form of powders (pulverising in general B02C) [2013-01]
A61J 3/04
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into the form of ointments [2013-01]
A61J 3/06
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into the form of pills, lozenges or dragees [2013-01]
A61J 3/07
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into the form of capsules or similar small containers for oral use [2013-01]
A61J 3/071
. .
{into the form of telescopically engaged two-piece capsules} [2013-01]
A61J 3/072
. . .
{Sealing capsules, e.g. rendering them tamper-proof} [2013-01]
A61J 3/074
. . .
{Filling capsules; Related operations} [2013-01]
A61J 3/075
. . . .
{Manually operated filling apparatus} [2013-01]
A61J 3/077
. . .
{Manufacturing capsule shells} [2013-01]
A61J 3/078
. .
{into the form of wafers or cachets} [2013-01]
A61J 3/08
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into the form of suppositories or sticks [2013-01]
A61J 3/10
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into the form of compressed tablets (tablet presses B30B 11/00) [2013-01]
Administering medicines orally; Feeding-bottles in general; Teats; Devices for receiving spittle [2013-01]
A61J 7/00
Devices for administering medicines orally, e.g. spoons (calibrated capacity measures for fluids or fluent solid material G01F 19/00; weighing spoons G01G 19/56); Pill counting devices; Arrangements for time indication or reminder for taking medicine [2013-01]
A61J 7/0007
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{Pill breaking or crushing devices} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0015
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{Devices specially adapted for taking medicines} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0023
. .
{Spoons} [2013-01]
A61J 7/003
. .
{Sticks, e.g. lollipops with drug release} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0038
. .
{Straws} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0046
. .
{Cups, bottles or bags} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0053
. .
{Syringes, pipettes or oral dispensers} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0061
. .
{Swallow helping devices, e.g. tongue shields} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0069
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{Trays for holding or distributing medicines (display trays A47F 3/14; serving trays A47G 23/06)} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0076
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{Medicament distribution means (with pill counting devices A61J 7/02; with time indication A61J 7/04; containers or packages with special means for dispensing contents B65D 83/00)} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0084
. .
{for multiple medicaments} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0092
.
{for holding medicines in, or fixing medicines on, a tooth, e.g. holder containing medicines fixed on a tooth (medicament applicators for teeth or gums A61C 19/063)} [2013-01]
A61J 7/02
.
Pill counting devices [2013-01]
A61J 7/04
.
Arrangements for time indication or reminder for taking medicine, e.g. programmed dispensers [2013-01]
A61J 7/0409
. .
{with timers} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/0418
. . .
{with electronic history memory} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/0427
. . .
{with direct interaction with a dispensing or delivery system} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/0436
. . . .
{resulting from removing a drug from, or opening, a container} [2015-05]
A61J 7/0445
. . . .
{for preventing drug dispensing during a predetermined time period} [2015-05]
A61J 7/0454
. . .
{for dispensing of multiple drugs} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/0463
. . .
{for multiple patients} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/0472
. . .
{of the count-down type, i.e. counting down a predetermined interval after each reset} [2013-01]
A61J 7/0481
. . .
{working on a schedule basis} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 7/049
. . . .
{automatically changing in response to a schedule deviation by the patient} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/00
Feeding-bottles in general [2015-05]
A61J 9/001
.
{with inner liners} [2013-01]
A61J 9/003
.
{Vacuum feeding-bottles (vacuum bottles in general A47J 41/02)} [2013-01]
A61J 9/005
.
{Non-rigid or collapsible feeding-bottles} [2013-01]
A61J 9/006
.
{having elongated tubes, e.g. for drinking from bottle in upright position} [2013-01]
A61J 9/008
.
{having storage compartments, e.g. for storing a teat} [2013-01]
A61J 9/02
.
with thermometers [2013-01]
A61J 9/04
.
with means for supplying air [2013-01]
A61J 9/06
.
Holders for bottles [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/0607
. .
{having aesthetic features, e.g. toy-like or imitating a female breast} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/0615
. .
{providing isolation} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/0623
. .
{facilitating gripping} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/063
. .
{having a particular supporting function} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/0638
. . .
{for supporting in a feeding position} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0646
. . .
{for supporting only in a non-feeding position} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0653
. .
{characterised by the type of support} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 9/0661
. . .
{attachable to other devices or furniture, e.g. crib, commode or stroller} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0669
. . .
{supported by the infant} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0676
. . .
{supported by the caregiver} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0684
. . .
{having a self-supporting base} [2015-05]
A61J 9/0692
. . .
{comprising a flexible arm} [2015-05]
A61J 9/08
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Protective covers for bottles [2013-01]
A61J 9/085
. .
{Lids for closing the bottle} [2013-01]
A61J 11/00
Teats [2013-01]
A61J 11/0005
.
{having additional ports, e.g. for connecting syringes or straws (devices for administering medicines orally A61J 7/00)} [2013-01]
A61J 11/001
.
{having means for regulating the flow rate} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0015
. .
{by size or shape of the opening} [2013-01]
A61J 11/002
. .
{by using valves} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0025
.
{having filters} [2013-01]
A61J 11/003
.
{having means for incorporating a mother's scent} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0035
.
{having particular shape or structure} [2013-01]
A61J 11/004
. .
{angled, e.g. in respect to the bottle} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0045
. .
{Aesthetic properties} [2013-01]
A61J 11/005
. . .
{for imitating a nipple} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0055
. . .
{for soothing, e.g. toy-like} [2013-01]
A61J 11/006
. .
{for improving flexibility} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0065
. .
{for improving rigidity, e.g. anti-bite-through or anti-collapsing} [2013-01]
A61J 11/007
.
{having orthodontic properties, e.g. for promoting correct teeth development} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0075
.
{Accessories therefor} [2013-01]
A61J 11/008
. .
{Protecting caps} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0085
. . .
{with means for preventing leakage} [2013-01]
A61J 11/009
. .
{Puncturing tools, e.g. for creating an opening in the teat} [2013-01]
A61J 11/0095
. .
{Seal rupturing means (containers having several compartments for products to be mixed A61J 1/2093)} [2013-01]
A61J 11/02
.
with means for supplying air [2013-01]
A61J 11/04
.
with means for fastening to bottles [2013-01]
A61J 11/045
. .
{with interlocking means, e.g. protrusions or indentations on the teat} [2013-01]
A61J 13/00
Breast-nipple shields (breast-pumps A61M 1/06) [2013-01]
A61J 15/00
Feeding-tubes for therapeutic purposes [2015-05]
A61J 15/0003
.
{Nasal or oral feeding-tubes, e.g. tube entering body through nose or mouth} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0007
. .
{inserted by using a guide-wire (guide wires A61M 25/09)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0011
.
{Feeding-tubes for delivery of nourishment to the mouth; Mouth pieces therefor (breast-nipple shields A61J 13/00; mouth pieces for drinking straws A47G 21/185; straws to take medicine A61J 7/0038, mouthpieces for tracheal tubes A61M 16/0488)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0015
.
{Gastrostomy feeding-tubes (insertion tools or methods A61B 17/34)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0019
. .
{inserted by using a pull-wire} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0023
. .
{inserted by using a sheath} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0026
.
{Parts, details or accessories for feeding-tubes (external tubes from medical containers to a connector outside of the body A61M 39/08)} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 15/003
. .
{Means for fixing the tube inside the body, e.g. balloons, retaining means (holding devices holding in the body A61M 25/04)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0034
. . .
{Retainers adjacent to a body opening to prevent that the tube slips through, e.g. bolsters} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0038
. . . .
{expandable, e.g. umbrella type} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0042
. . . . .
{inflatable} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0046
. . .
{Expandable retainers inside body lumens of the enteral tract, e.g. fixing by radially contacting a lumen wall} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0049
. . . .
{Inflatable Balloons (balloon catheters A61M 25/10)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0053
. .
{Means for fixing the tube outside of the body, e.g. by a special shape, by fixing it to the skin (holding devices, e.g. on the body A61M 25/02, mouthpieces for tracheal tubes A61M 16/0488; transcutaneous access sites A61M 39/0247)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0057
. . .
{fixing a tube end, i.e. tube not protruding the fixing means} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0061
. . .
{fixing at an intermediate position on the tube, i.e. tube protruding the fixing means} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0065
. . .
{Fixing means and tube being one part} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0069
. .
{Tubes feeding directly to the intestines, e.g. to the jejunum} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0073
. .
{Multi-lumen tubes} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0076
. .
{Feeding pumps (A61M 1/00, A61M 5/142, A61M 25/1018 take precedence)} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 15/008
. .
{Sensor means, e.g. for sensing reflux, acidity or pressure (sensors for diagnostic purposes A61B 5/00; sensors for inflation control A61M 25/1018)} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 15/0084
. . .
{for sensing parameters related to the patient} [2015-05]
A61J 15/0088
. . .
{for sensing parameters related to the device} [2015-05]
A61J 15/0092
. .
{Valves on feeding tubes (Tube valves A61M 39/22)} [2013-01]
A61J 15/0096
. .
{Provisions for venting} [2013-01]
A61J 17/00
Baby-comforters; Teething rings [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 17/001
.
{Baby-comforters} [2015-05]
WARNING

A61J 17/002
. .
{with music box} [2015-05]
A61J 17/003
. .
{with thermometer} [2015-05]
A61J 17/005
. .
{with light-emitting means} [2015-05]
A61J 17/006
. .
{releasing medication} [2015-05]
A61J 17/007
. .
{mounted on soft cushions or dolls} [2015-05]
A61J 17/008
. .
{with protective shields} [2015-05]
A61J 17/02
.
Teething rings [2013-01]
A61J 19/00
Devices for receiving spittle, e.g. spittoons (for dentists A61C 17/14) [2016-02]
A61J 19/02
.
Sputum flasks [2013-01]
A61J 19/04
.
Spittoons with water supply [2013-01]
A61J 19/06
.
Combustible sputum cups [2013-01]

A61J 2200/00
General characteristics or adaptations [2013-01]
A61J 2200/10
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Coring prevention means, e.g. for plug or septum piecing members [2013-01]
A61J 2200/20
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Extrusion means, e.g. for producing pharmaceutical forms [2013-01]
A61J 2200/30
.
Compliance analysis for taking medication [2013-01]
A61J 2200/40
.
Heating or cooling means; Combinations thereof [2013-01]
A61J 2200/42
. .
Heating means [2016-11]
A61J 2200/44
. .
Cooling means [2013-01]
A61J 2200/50
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Insulating means [2013-01]
A61J 2200/60
.
biodegradable [2013-01]
A61J 2200/70
.
Device provided with specific sensor or indicating means [2013-01]
A61J 2200/72
. .
for temperature [2013-01]
A61J 2200/74
. .
for weight [2013-01]
A61J 2200/76
. .
for fluid level [2013-01]
A61J 2205/00
General identification or selection means [2013-01]
A61J 2205/10
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Bar codes [2013-01]
A61J 2205/20
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Colour codes [2013-01]
A61J 2205/30
.
Printed labels [2013-01]
A61J 2205/40
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by shape or form, e.g. by using shape recognition [2013-01]
A61J 2205/50
.
using icons or symbolic figures, e.g. by a graphical representation symbolising the type of pathology or the organ by an image [2013-01]
A61J 2205/60
.
using magnetic or electronic identifications, e.g. chips, RFID, electronic tags [2013-01]
A61J 2205/70
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Audible labels, e.g. for pre-recorded info or messages [2013-01]