Patents by Inventor Donald R. McLachlan

Donald R. McLachlan has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4419365
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of treating Alzheimer's disease, which method comprises administering to a person requiring such treatment, a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt of deferoxamine USAN. Such salts are preferably administered parenterally in the form of aqueous solutions. The dosage of suitable acid addition salts of deferoxamine, e.g. of the mesylate, is conveniently from about 0.2 to 5 g daily, preferably from about 0.2 to 1.5 g and in particular about 0.5 to about 1.0 g daily, especially twice daily 0.5 g, depending on the individual condition of the patient and the stage of the disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 1981
    Date of Patent: December 6, 1983
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventor: Donald R. McLachlan