Global Patent Index - EP 1032270 A1

EP 1032270 A1 2000-09-06 - METHODS AND KITS FOR REMOVING, TREATING OR PREVENTING LICE

Title (en)

METHODS AND KITS FOR REMOVING, TREATING OR PREVENTING LICE

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND ANWENDUNGSSÄTZE ZUR BESEITIGUNG, BEHANDLUNG ODER VORBEUGUNG VON LÄUSEBEFALL

Title (fr)

PROCEDES ET KITS POUR L'ELIMINATION, LE TRAITEMENT OU LA PREVENTION DE L'INFESTATION PAR LES POUX DE TETE

Publication

EP 1032270 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98953343 A

Priority

  • US 9821305 W
  • US 6202497 P
  • US 7468198 P
  • US 7957698 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9918800A1] Methods and kits for removing, treating or preventing head lice infestations in patients in need of such treatment are disclosed and include topically applying to the lice-infested are an effective amount of a pediculostatic agent for a time sufficient to immobilize the lice, so that they exhibit the immersion reflex, followed by combing to remove the lice and nits. The method optionally includes application of a pediculocide with the pediculostatic agent.

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

A01N 63/00; A01N 63/02; A01N 63/04; A61K 7/00; A61K 7/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01N 25/00 (2006.01); A01N 25/30 (2006.01); A01N 61/00 (2006.01); A61K 8/34 (2006.01); A61K 8/46 (2006.01); A61Q 17/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A01N 61/00 (2013.01); A01N 25/00 (2013.01); A61K 8/342 (2013.01); A61K 8/463 (2013.01); A61Q 17/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9918800A1

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 9918800 A1 19990422; AU 1074299 A 19990503; EP 1032270 A1 20000906

INPADOC legal status


2001-04-04 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20010207

2000-09-06 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000504

2000-09-06 [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