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FR2720281A1
FR2720281A1 FR9406652A FR9406652A FR2720281A1 FR 2720281 A1 FR2720281 A1 FR 2720281A1 FR 9406652 A FR9406652 A FR 9406652A FR 9406652 A FR9406652 A FR 9406652A FR 2720281 A1 FR2720281 A1 FR 2720281A1
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Karl Andre Leopold Penalba
Charles Penalba
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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B67OPENING, CLOSING OR CLEANING BOTTLES, JARS OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; LIQUID HANDLING
    • B67BAPPLYING CLOSURE MEMBERS TO BOTTLES JARS, OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; OPENING CLOSED CONTAINERS
    • B67B7/00Hand- or power-operated devices for opening closed containers
    • B67B7/92Hand- or power-operated devices for opening closed containers by breaking, e.g. for ampoules
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F13/00Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads
    • A61F13/15Absorbent pads, e.g. sanitary towels, swabs or tampons for external or internal application to the body; Supporting or fastening means therefor; Tampon applicators
    • A61F13/20Tampons, e.g. catamenial tampons; Accessories therefor
    • A61F13/2074Tampons, e.g. catamenial tampons; Accessories therefor impregnated with hydrophobic, hydrophilic, skin enhancers, medicinal etc. substances
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F13/00Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads
    • A61F13/15Absorbent pads, e.g. sanitary towels, swabs or tampons for external or internal application to the body; Supporting or fastening means therefor; Tampon applicators
    • A61F13/20Tampons, e.g. catamenial tampons; Accessories therefor
    • A61F13/2082Apparatus or processes of manufacturing
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61MDEVICES 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
    • A61M35/00Devices for applying, e.g. spreading, media, e.g. remedies, on the human body ; Introducing media, e.g. remedies, into the body by diffusion through the skin
    • A61M35/003Hand-held applicator instruments having media dispensing or spreading means
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61MDEVICES 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
    • A61M35/00Devices for applying, e.g. spreading, media, e.g. remedies, on the human body ; Introducing media, e.g. remedies, into the body by diffusion through the skin
    • A61M35/003Hand-held applicator instruments having media dispensing or spreading means
    • A61M35/006Absorbent pads, e.g. swabs, containing a liquid, e.g. in a rupturable reservoir

Abstract

Applicator, e.g. for a prophylactic or cleansing fluid used in ear, nose and throat treatments, consists of a tubular cartridge (2) containing an ampoule (3) of the liquid, pierced by a stop (6), a piston (4) and an absorbent plug (5) covered by a cap (7). The cartridge can be connected to an extension or a vibrating electrical/mechanical housing which actuates th sliding piston (4). The ampoule of liquid is fitted into the cartridge so that it is not in contact at any time with any contaminating foreign body.

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DESCRIPTION DESCRIPTION
La présente invention concerne un dispositif permettant d'imbiber de façon prophylactique un liquide médicamenteux sur un tampon de soins. The present invention relates to a device prophylactically imbibe a liquid medicine on a nursing pad. Elle concerne particulièrement 1' oto-rhino-laryngologie. It relates particularly to 1 'Otorhinolaryngology.

Traditionnellement il est fait usage de procédés tels le goutte à goutte, collutoire, collyre; Traditionally it is made use of methods such as drip, mouthwash, eye drops; bien que ces procédés aient fait leur preuve d'efficacité, un complément technologique lié à l'invention est souhaitable dans certains cas thérapeutiques. although these methods have proven effective, a technology supplement related to the invention is desirable in some cases treatment.

Le brevet DE 1989 EP O 334 452 Al reprend ce soucis de complément technologique mais il est différent de la présente invention sur bien des points The DE 1989 EP O 334 452 Al it takes cares of technological complement but it is different from the present invention in many ways
- il ne peut s'adapter sur un boitier électrique ou - it can fit on an electrical box or
mécanique, mechanical,
- il ne peut s'adapter sur un prolongateur dans le cadre - it can fit on an extension part
d'un soin par exploration profonde, a treatment for deep exploration,
- il lui est necessaire d'exercer une contraction des - it it is necessary to exert a contraction
doigts sur une flasque en même temps qu'une pression fingers on a flange together with a pressure
de la paume sur un réservoir, palm on a tank,
- par ailleurs nous ne retrouvons à aucun moment dans - otherwise we find at no time in
ce brevet la notion de percution ou de choc liée à this patent the concept of Percution or shock-related
la présente invention, the present invention,
- nous ne retrouvons pas la notion de dose liquide pré - we do not find the concept of pre-dose liquid
conditionnée, conditioned,
- nous ne retrouvons pas la notion de vibration, et de - we do not find the concept of vibration and
rotation par adaptation sur un boitier rotation by adjustment on a housing
Le résultat des recherches n'indique pas que la présente invention s'approche d'une manière significative d'un brevet existant. The research result does not indicate that this invention approach significantly an existing patent.

Le dispositif selon l'invention permet à des personnes The device of the invention allows people
souffrant des lombes, de la nuque, de ne pas avoir à suffering lower back, neck, not having to
faire de flexion du cou pour se soigner les fosses make the neck bending to heal the pits
nasales ou du pharynx, nasal or pharynx,
Le dispositif selon l'invention permet dans l'une de ses The device according to the invention in one of its
applications d'utiliser un prolongateur, pendant l'usage Applications using an extension during use
d'un spéculum et de diriger ainsi sur le mal, le liquide a speculum and direct and over evil, the liquid
destiné aux soins sans la moindre perte de molécule to care for no loss molecule
médicamenteuse. drug.

Selon les modes particuliers de réalisation - La cartouche à usage unique peut être intégrée dans According to particular embodiments - The disposable cartridge can be integrated into
un boitier à la fonction mécanique manuelle ou électrique, - ladite cartouche peut être emboîtée dans un tube servant a housing for the manual or electrical mechanical function, - said cartridge can be inserted in a tube for
de prolongateur - ladite cartouche peut être de forme courbe ou être flexible, - ladite cartouche peut être manipulée sans appareillage extender - said cartridge may be of curve shape or to be flexible, - said cartridge may be manipulated without gear
grace à la facilité de déclenchement de pression en thanks to the pressure trigger ease in
cul de piston, - ladite cartouche peut être graduée, colorée, ou gravée pour piston bottom, - said cartridge can be graduated, colored or patterned to
des besoins d'identification, - ladite cartouche peut être standardisée selon le caractère identification purposes, - said cartridge can be standardized according to the character
médicamenteux et conditionnée en séries empaquetées, - ladite cartouche peut être insérée dans un barillet quanti drug and packaged in packed series, - said cartridge is insertable into a quantized barrel
tatif pour être utilisée selon le principe d'un révolver. tative for use according to the principle of a gun.

Les dessins annexés illustrent l'invention - la figure 1 représente un type de boitier électrique ou The accompanying drawings illustrate the invention - Figure 1 shows a type of electrical box or
mécanique, - la figure 2 représente le dispositif selon l'invention, - la figure 3 représente en coupe le capuchon et son tampon mechanical, - Figure 2 shows the device according to the invention, - Figure 3 shows the sectional cap and buffer
de soins, - la figure 4 représente en coupe l'espace interne de la care, - Figure 4 shows in section the inner space of the
cartouche et son butoir-perçant, - la figure 5 représente en coupe le piston, - la figure 6 représente en coupe le prolongateur, - la figure 7 représente le corps de la cartouche cartridge and the stopper-piercing, - Figure 5 shows in section the piston, - Figure 6 shows in the extension section, - Figure 7 shows the body of the cartridge
En référence à ces dessins, le dispositif comporte un Referring to these drawings, the device comprises a
boitier électrique ou mécanique (1), vibrateur ou rotatif, electrical or mechanical housing (1), vibrator or rotating,
ou un prolongateur (9) pouvant être télescopique destiné or an extension (9) being designed telescopic
à permettre une action sur le piston (4) de la cartouche (2) to allow action on the piston (4) of the cartridge (2)
dans laquelle est intégrée une pochette de liquide étanche wherein is incorporated a sealed liquid pouch
et perçable (3); and pierceable (3); le piston (4) vient se presser ou frapper the piston (4) comes to press or hit
la pochette de liquide étanche et perçable contre le butoir the cover and sealingly against the stopper pierceable liquid
perçant (6) Le liquide ainsi libéré imbibe le tampon de piercing (6) The liquid thus released soaks buffer
soins (5). care (5). Une pression sur le capuchon (7) fait sauter ce Pressure on the cap (7) that blew
capuchon et rend la cartouche opérationnelle. cap and makes the operational cartridge.

La cartouche peut avoir des dimensions variables, en fonction de sa destination ou être de couleurs différentes, de graduation spécifique, de matière composite ou non, et assurer un service unique ou multiple. The cartridge may have varying dimensions, depending on its destination or be of different colors, special scaling of composite material or not, and delivering a single or multiple service.

A titre d'exemple elle peut même être gravée pour servir aux non-voyants. For example it can even be engraved to serve the blind.

La cartouche peut être cliquetée ou aimantée à sa base pour faire corps avec le boitier électrique ou mécanique (1) ou le * prolongateur (9). The cartridge may be rattled or magnetized at its base to the body with the electrical box or mechanical (1) or the extension * (9).

Le dispositif selon l'invention est particulièrement destiné au dosage de liquides précieux, médicamenteux ou autres, pour une application précise sur un mal ou produit dans le domaine médical ou chimique. The device of the invention is particularly valuable for the liquid dosing, drug or other, for precise application on a wrong or product in the medical or chemical field.

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  1. 1) Dispositif destiné à imprégner un tampon de soins (5) d'un liquide prophylactique ou nettoyant, caractérisé en ce qu'il est une cartouche (2) enfermant une pochette de liquide étanche et perçable (3), un piston (4), un butoir perçant (6), un tampon de soins (5), un capuchon (7) servant à la protection du tampon de soins (5). 1) An apparatus for impregnating a care pad (5) of a prophylactic or cleaning liquid, characterized in that a cartridge (2) enclosing a waterproof and liquid pierceable cover (3), a piston (4) a piercing stopper (6), a nursing pad (5), a cap (7) for the care of the protection buffer (5).
  2. 2) Dispositif selon la révendication 1 caractérisé en ce que la cartouche (2) peut être intégrée dans un prolongateur (9) ou un boitier électrique ou mécanique (1) vibratoire ou rotatif ayant en tout état de cause un piston (4) coulissant à l'intérieur du corps de la cartouche (2). 2) Device according to claim 1 characterized in that the cartridge (2) can be integrated into an extension (9) or an electric or mechanical housing (1) having vibrating or rotating in any event one piston (4) sliding within the body of the cartridge (2).
  3. 3) Dispositif selon la révendication 1 caractérisé en ce que la partie active liquide se trouve dans une pochette de liquide étanche et perçable (3) et n'est jamais en contact aprés son conditionnement avec un corps étranger souillé. 3) Device according to claim 1 characterized in that the liquid active part is in a liquid-tight pouch and pierceable (3) and is never in contact after conditioning with a contaminated foreign body.
  4. 4) Dispositif selon les révendications 1,2,3, caractérisé en ce que le piston (4) chargé de presser et percer la pochette de liquide étanche et perçable (3) est actionné par pression lors de l'emboîtement dans le prolongateur (9) ou lors de l'emboîtement dans le boitier électrique ou mécanique (1) ou lors d'un petit choc sur le cul de la cartouche (2). 4) Device according to claims 1,2,3, characterized in that the piston (4) responsible for pressing and pierce the pouch sealingly and pierceable liquid (3) is actuated by pressure during engagement in the extension (9 ) or in the socket in the electrical box or mechanical (1) or at a small impact on the butt of the cartridge (2).
  5. 5) Dispositif selon l'une quelconque des révendications caractérisé en ce que le tampon de soins (5) est imbibé grace à l'éclatement ou au perçage de la pochette étanche et perçable (3) engendré sur/par un butoir perçant (6). 5) Device according to any one of claims characterized in that the care pad (5) is dampened thanks to the burst or to the bore of the sealing and pierceable cover (3) generated at / by a piercing stopper (6) .
  6. 6) Dispositif selon la révendication 1 caractérisé en ce que le capuchon (7) du tampon de soins (5) est enlevé par un appui sur sa pointe contre un obstacle ou par une pression des doigts. 6) Device according to claim 1 characterized in that the cap (7) care pad (5) is removed by pressing its tip against an obstacle or by finger pressure.
  7. 7) Dispositif selon la révendication 2 caractérisé en ce que le prolongateur (9) est, télescopique ou non. 7) Device according to claim 2 characterized in that the extension (9) is telescopic or not.
FR9406652A 1994-05-26 1994-05-26 Cartridge for a soak care buffer dosutil single use. Expired - Fee Related FR2720281B1 (en)

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WO1997019721A1 (en) * 1995-11-24 1997-06-05 Charles Penalba Device for prophylactically impregnating a swab with a medicinal liquid
WO2000066205A1 (en) * 1999-04-30 2000-11-09 Haw Par Healthcare Ltd An inhaler

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WO1991012197A1 (en) * 1990-02-08 1991-08-22 Cp Packaging, Inc. Unit dose assembly
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US4957385A (en) * 1990-04-26 1990-09-18 Primary Delivery Systems, Inc. Ampule solution dispenser applicator
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WO1997019721A1 (en) * 1995-11-24 1997-06-05 Charles Penalba Device for prophylactically impregnating a swab with a medicinal liquid
WO2000066205A1 (en) * 1999-04-30 2000-11-09 Haw Par Healthcare Ltd An inhaler

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