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|Title: ||Pulmonary drug delivery system|
|Authors: ||Wong, J. Tze-Fei|
Tam, Michael S. C.
|Issue Date: ||19-Sep-1995 |
|Citation: ||US Patent 5,451,569. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 1995.|
|Abstract: ||The present invention provides a method of improving the efficiency of absorption into the bloodstream of drugs delivered through the pulmonary route. The drug is mixed with surfactant, preferably a surfactant naturally produced by the lung. This method is found to enhance the absorption of pharmaceutical compositions, and in particular those comprising protein, eg insulin, or peptides, eg vasopressin.|
|Rights: ||This patent is also available at HKUST Technology Transfer Center Patent Search at <http://patentsearch.ttc.ust.hk/ListPatentsDetail.asp?id=24>|
|Appears in Collections:||BICH Patents|
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