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1. US6447816 - Methods and apparatus to prevent colds, flus, and infections of the human respiratory system

Office United States of America
Application Number 09542703
Application Date 03.04.2000
Publication Number 6447816
Publication Date 10.09.2002
Grant Number 6447816
Grant Date 10.09.2002
Publication Kind B1
IPC
A61K 35/78
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
35Medicinal preparations containing materials or reaction products thereof with undetermined constitution
78Materials from plants
A61K 36/00
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
36Medicinal preparations of undetermined constitution containing material from algae, lichens, fungi or plants, or derivatives thereof, e.g. traditional herbal medicines
A61K 36/185
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
36Medicinal preparations of undetermined constitution containing material from algae, lichens, fungi or plants, or derivatives thereof, e.g. traditional herbal medicines
18Magnoliophyta (angiosperms)
185Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons)
A61K 36/534
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
36Medicinal preparations of undetermined constitution containing material from algae, lichens, fungi or plants, or derivatives thereof, e.g. traditional herbal medicines
18Magnoliophyta (angiosperms)
185Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons)
53Lamiaceae or Labiatae (Mint family), e.g. thyme, rosemary or lavender
534Mentha (mint)
A61K 36/61
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
36Medicinal preparations of undetermined constitution containing material from algae, lichens, fungi or plants, or derivatives thereof, e.g. traditional herbal medicines
18Magnoliophyta (angiosperms)
185Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons)
61Myrtaceae (Myrtle family), e.g. teatree or eucalyptus
A61M 11/00
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY; DEVICES FOR TRANSDUCING BODY MEDIA OR FOR TAKING MEDIA FROM THE BODY; DEVICES FOR PRODUCING OR ENDING SLEEP OR STUPOR
11Sprayers or atomisers specially adapted for therapeutic purposes
CPC
A61M 11/02
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
11Sprayers or atomisers specially adapted for therapeutic purposes
02operated by air ; or other gas; pressure applied to the liquid ; or other product; to be sprayed or atomised
A61K 36/534
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
KPREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
36Medicinal preparations of undetermined constitution containing material from algae, lichens, fungi or plants, or derivatives thereof, e.g. traditional herbal medicines
18Magnoliophyta (angiosperms)
185Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons)
53Lamiaceae or Labiatae (Mint family), e.g. thyme, rosemary or lavender
534Mentha (mint)
A61M 11/04
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
11Sprayers or atomisers specially adapted for therapeutic purposes
04operated by the vapour pressure of the liquid to be sprayed or atomised
A61M 11/06
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
11Sprayers or atomisers specially adapted for therapeutic purposes
06of the injector type
A61M 15/00
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
15Inhalators
A61M 2205/073
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
2205General characteristics of the apparatus
07having air pumping means
071hand operated
073Syringe, piston type
Applicants Inhalation, Inc.
Inventors Vail, III, William Banning
Vail, Marilyn L.
Priority Data 10241441 09.09.2002 US
10269891 12.10.2002 US
Title
(EN) Methods and apparatus to prevent colds, flus, and infections of the human respiratory system
Abstract
(EN)

Strong vapors from eucalyptus oil and tea tree oil are inhaled periodically to prevent the infection of the human respiratory system by pathogens that cause colds, influenza, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Apparatus suitable for the periodic inhalation of strong vapors from eucalyptus oil and tea tree oil are provided.