proprietary name


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pro·pri·e·tar·y name

(prō-prī'ĕ-tār'ē nām),
The protected brand name or trademark, registered with the U.S. Patent Office, under which a manufacturer markets its product. It is written with a capital initial letter and is often further distinguished by a superscript R in a circle (®). Compare: generic name, nonproprietary name.
[L. proprietas, ownership]

proprietary name

n.
The patented brand name or trademark under which a manufacturer markets a product.

proprietary name

A commercial name granted by a naming authority for use in marketing a drug/device product in a particular jurisdiction.

pro·pri·e·tar·y name

(prŏ-prīĕ-tar-ē nām)
The protected brand name or trademark, registered with the U.S. Patent Office, under which a manufacturer markets a product. It is written with an initial capital letter, if appropriate, and is often further distinguished by a register mark (®).
Compare: generic name, nonproprietary name
[L. proprietas, ownership]

proprietary name

commercial drug name

pro·pri·e·tar·y name

(prŏ-prīĕ-tar-ē nām)
Protected brand name or trademark, registered with the U.S. Patent Office (or other governmental authority), under which a manufacturer markets its product. It is written with a capital initial letter and is often further distinguished by a superscript R in a circle (®).
[L. proprietas, ownership]
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Apple, iPhone and iPod Touch and iPad are proprietary names of Apple
We augment our naming expertise with our global proprietary Name DNA Validation[R] research methodology, which compares name candidates against our proprietary normative database.
THE DEPARTMENT WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OTHER EXPLANATION OR INTERPRETATIONS WHENEVER A PARTICULAR MATERIAL OR BRAND NAME IS SPECIFIED BY A PATENT OR PROPRIETARY NAME, BY A TRADE OR BRAND NAME, OR BY THE NAME OF A MANUFACTURER, SUCH WORDING IS USED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DESCRIBING THE MATERIAL OR THE PROCESS AND FIX THE STANDARD OF QUALITY REQUIRED AND IT SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE FOLLOWED BY THE WORDS "OR EQUIVALENT".
Lyxumia is the proprietary name approved by the European Medicines Agency and other health authorities for the GLP-1 RA lixisenatide.
We augment our naming expertise with our global proprietary Name DNA Validation[TM] research methodology, which compares name candidates to each other and against our proprietary normative database.
The introduction of reference pricing in Spain during 2000, numerous rounds of price cuts, the low price differential between brands and generics, and insufficient physician incentives and the lack of requirement to prescribe by International Non proprietary Name has limited generic penetration as well as the profit potential of generics players.