Patents by Inventor Donald Brucker

Donald Brucker 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).

  • Publication number: 20080057161
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a functionalized coffee composition comprising one or more non-vitamin, non-mineral functional additives. In some aspects, vitamins and/or minerals may be provided in the functionalized coffee compositions. The disclosure also includes methods of making a functionalized coffee composition and coffee beverages made therefrom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Publication date: March 6, 2008
    Inventors: Donald Brucker, Michael Sweeney, Thomas Breen
  • Publication number: 20080057162
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a functionalized coffee composition comprising one or more non-vitamin, non-mineral functional additives. In some aspects, vitamins and/or minerals may be provided in the functionalized coffee compositions. The disclosure also includes methods of making a functionalized coffee composition and coffee beverages made therefrom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Publication date: March 6, 2008
    Inventors: Donald Brucker, Michael Sweeney, Thomas Breen
  • Publication number: 20050036952
    Abstract: Provided are methods and compositions useful for treating aches and/or pains. The compositions comprise an aqueous medium having dispersed or dissolved therein an herbal therapeutic agent and/or an analgesic agent, wherein the composition is effective when delivered to the mucosal membrane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2004
    Publication date: February 17, 2005
    Inventor: Donald Brucker
  • Publication number: 20050031761
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a functionalized coffee composition comprising one or more non-vitamin, non-mineral functional additives. In some aspect, vitamins and/or minerals may be provided in the functionalized coffee compositions. The disclosure also includes methods of making a functionalized coffee composition and coffee beverages made therefrom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2004
    Publication date: February 10, 2005
    Inventors: Donald Brucker, Michael Sweeney, Thomas Breen
  • Publication number: 20040224039
    Abstract: Provided are methods and compositions useful for treating disease and disorder associated with oxidative damage and the like. The methods and compositions are useful in the treatment of such disorders as Parkinson's disease. The compositions comprise an aqueous medium having dispersed or dissolved therein NAD (or a derivative thereof), glutathione (or a derivative thereof) and may further include an herbal therapeutic agent and/or an analgesic agent, wherein the composition is effective when delivered to the mucosal membrane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2004
    Publication date: November 11, 2004
    Inventor: Donald Brucker
  • Patent number: 6770263
    Abstract: Provided are methods and compositions useful for treating/aches and/or pains. The compositions comprise an aqueous medium having dispersed or dissolved therein an herbal therapeutic agent and/or an analgesic agent, wherein the composition is effective when delivered to the mucosal membrane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2002
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2004
    Assignee: NatureWell, Incorporated
    Inventor: Donald Brucker
  • Patent number: 6103218
    Abstract: A composition and delivery system are disclosed that will allow feverfew to be administered to a person in form in which an active ingredient of feverfew, particularly parthenolide can be readily and quickly assimilated by the person's body, particularly the central nervous system, and the therapeutic effects of the feverfew be rapidly imparted to the person. Feverfew is administered in the form of aqueous nasal spray composition, to provide therapeutic moisturization of nasal mucous membranes, relief of migraine headaches and antispasmodic effect, such as to relieve menstrual cramping or aid digestion. The effect is enhanced when the composition also contains nanoclustered resonant water. Vitamins, vitamin derivatives, surfactants, wetting agents, preservatives and emulsifiers may also be present.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 1997
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2000
    Inventors: Donald Brucker, Lee H. Lorenzen