US 8,122,923 C2 (11,344th)
Safety drug handling device
Menachem Kraus, Rehovot (IL); and Eli Shemesh, Ashdod (IL)
Filed by Menachem Kraus, Rehovot (IL); and Eli Shemesh, Ashdod (IL)
Assigned to TEVA MEDICAL LTD., Ashdod (IL)
Reexamination Request No. 90/013,687, Feb. 22, 2016.
Reexamination Certificate for Patent 8,122,923, issued Feb. 28, 2012, Appl. No. 10/577,618, Dec. 29, 2006.
Reexamination Certificate C1 8,122,923, issued Jan. 8, 2016.
PCT Filed Oct. 29, 2004, PCT No. PCT/IL2004/000993
§ 371(c)(1), (2), (4) Date Dec. 29, 2006,
PCT Pub. No. WO2005/041846, PCT Pub. Date May 12, 2005.
Claims priority of provisional application 60/516,613, filed on Oct. 30, 2003.
Ex Parte Reexamination Certificate issued on Jul. 5, 2018.
Int. Cl. B65B 1/04 (2006.01); A61J 1/20 (2006.01)
CPC A61J 1/2096 (2013.01) [A61J 1/201 (2015.05); A61J 1/2089 (2013.01)]
OG exemplary drawing
AS A RESULT OF REEXAMINATION, IT HAS BEEN DETERMINED THAT:
Claims 1 and 6 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2-5 and 7-20, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.
1. A drug mixing system comprising:
at least one receptacle port adaptor adapted to be inserted into a port of a fluid receptacle;
at least one vial adaptor adapted for connection to a vial containing a drug; and
at least one syringe adaptor adapted to be attached to a syringe and to at least one of said at least one receptacle port adaptor and said at least one vial adaptor, [ said at least one vial adaptor being detachably engageable with said at least one syringe adaptor, ] said at least one syringe adaptor comprising:
a septa housing;
at least two septa enclosed in said septa housing, said at least two septa defining with said septa housing a space between the at least two septa that is inaccessible to a user and sealed from the atmosphere; and
a needle, including a tip located in said space, thus maintaining said tip of said needle inaccessible to a user and sealed from the atmosphere, when said syringe adaptor [ is attached to said syringe and ] is not connected to said at least one of said at least one receptacle port adaptor and said at least one vial adaptor.
6. A drug mixing system according to claim 1 and wherein said receptacle port adaptor, said syringe adaptor and [ comprises means for attachment of the syringe adaptor to ] said vial adaptor are integrally formed.