Global Patent Index - EP 1023031 A1

EP 1023031 A1 2000-08-02 - CHEMICAL COMPOSITION HAVING SPERMICIDAL, BACTERICIDAL AND VIRUCIDAL ACTIVITY AND APPARATUS FOR DELIVERY INTO THE VAGINAL CANAL

Title (en)

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION HAVING SPERMICIDAL, BACTERICIDAL AND VIRUCIDAL ACTIVITY AND APPARATUS FOR DELIVERY INTO THE VAGINAL CANAL

Title (de)

CHEMISCHE ZUSAMMENSETZUNG MIT SPERMIZIDER, BAKTERIZIDER UND VIRUZIDER AKTIVITÄT UND EINE VORRICHTUNG ZUR VERTEILUNG IM VAGINALKANAL

Title (fr)

COMPOSITION CHIMIQUE A POUVOIR SPERMICIDE, BACTERICIDE ET VIROCIDE, ET APPAREIL D'INJECTION PAR VOIE VAGINALE

Publication

EP 1023031 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99934110 A

Priority

  • US 9916160 W
  • US 9328298 P
  • US 9804698 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0003682A2] A chemical composition and vaginal sponge for introduction into the vaginal canal. The chemical composition has spermidicidal, bactericidal and virucidal activity, and when introduced into the vaginal canal, e.g. by a vaginal sponge, reduces or prevents the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Preferred compositions include nonoxynol-9 and polyethylene oxide; or, nonoxynol-9 and chlorhexidine digluconate; or, nonoxynol-9, chlorhexidine digluconate, and polyethylene oxide.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61K 6/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 9/00 (2006.01); A61K 31/77 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 9/0036 (2013.01); A61K 31/77 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

  1. A61K 31/77 + A61K 31/765 + A61K 31/155
  2. A61K 31/77 + A61K 2300/00

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0003682A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 0003682 A2 20000127; WO 0003682 A3 20070830; AU 5001699 A 20000207; BR 9906695 A 20010320; CA 2303946 A1 20000127; EP 1023031 A1 20000802; HU 0301790 A2 20030929; IL 135137 D0 20010520

INPADOC legal status


2007-10-17 [D17D] SEARCH REPORT (DELETED)

2003-09-03 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030201

2000-08-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000417

2000-08-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE