Dentifrices (includes Mouth Wash) Patents (Class 424/49)
  • Patent number: 11026917
    Abstract: Antioxidative stress compositions, methods of using antioxidative stress composition and methods of preparing antioxidative stress composition compositions are described. The antioxidative stress compositions may be chemopreventive and/or immunomodulatory. Resveratrol, genistein, ellagic acid, curcumin and quercetin may be included in the antioxidative stress composition compositions individually or in any combination.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Inventor: John Michael Pezzuto
  • Patent number: 11021600
    Abstract: Modelling material which contains (a) at least one radically polymerizable monomer, (b) at least one initiator for the radical polymerization and (c) at least one inert component. The inert component (c) is selected from phthalates, polyethylene glycols (PEG), polypropylene glycols (PPG), PEG-PPG copolymers, glycerol derivatives, ethoxylated or propoxylated glycerol, ethylenediamine tetrakispropoxylates and ethylenediamine tetrakisethoxylates. The material is suitable in particular for the production of models of dental restorations for investment casting processes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Assignee: Ivoclar Vivadent AG
    Inventor: Lorenz Josef Bonderer
  • Patent number: 11013672
    Abstract: Oral care compositions containing a stannous salt and sodium tripolyphosphate are provided where stannous tripolyphosphate ionic intermediates comprise less than about 1% of the compositions. Tetrasodium pyrophosphate, a methylvinyl ether-maleic anhydride copolymer and/or a silica oral polishing agent may be added for further efficacy. In a single phase blend, the oral care composition may be effectively limited to comprise less than about 10% water. In a dual-phase blend, a mixture having the stannous salt in a first phase and the sodium tripolyphosphate in a second phase may be generated from a dual chamber storage tube (with each phase provided from a separate chamber) immediately prior to dental care usage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: James R. Brown, Linh Fruge, Tao Xu, Michael Prencipe
  • Patent number: 11008345
    Abstract: This invention relates to, among other items, benzoxaborole compounds and their use for treating bacterial infections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Vincent S. Hernandez, Charles Ding, Jacob J. Plattner, Michael Richard Kevin Alley, Fernando Rock, Suoming Zhang, Eric Easom, Xianfeng Li, Ding Zhou
  • Patent number: 11007143
    Abstract: Copper ion treatments and methods of treatment are provided to treat various body conditions affecting the oral, respiratory and/or otic areas of the body. The copper ion treatments contain copper ions which bring about local and systemic therapeutic effects as a result of contacting anatomical tissue of the oral cavity, the nasal passages or ear canal. The copper ion treatments and methods involve copper ion-containing solutions, copper ion toothpaste and copper ion mouthwash. The copper ion-containing solutions can be delivered to the oral cavity by spraying or swabbing, can be delivered to the nostrils as spray, drops, or by swabbing, and can be delivered to the ear canal as spray, drops, or by swabbing. The copper ion toothpaste is used for brushing the teeth, and the copper ion mouthwash is used for rinsing the mouth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: CDA RESEARCH GROUP, INC.
    Inventors: ChunLim Abbott, Dominic C. Abbott
  • Patent number: 11000710
    Abstract: The composition and method for the use of stabilized chlorine dioxide as an antimicrobial agent against oral microorganisms for the treatment and prevention of halitosis and prevention of oral diseases, wherein the activation and release of chlorine dioxide from the composition a) occurs rapidly and without a period of induction, b) results from the oxidative reduction and consumption of amino acids and volatile sulfur compound precursors, and c) generates twice the available chlorine dioxide gas as that generated from simply lowering the pH of the composition. The preferred concentrations of stabilized chlorine dioxide in this invention are in the range of 0.005% to 2.0% (w/v) wherein the pH of the composition is initially lowered by a citrate and then stabilized by a peroxy compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Micropure, Inc.
    Inventors: Martin C. Grootveld, Christopher J. L. Silwood, James L. Ratcliff
  • Patent number: 10993888
    Abstract: Fluorescent nanoparticle compositions and methods of used for dental bonded restorations are provided herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: AUGUSTA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC.
    Inventors: Marcelo Giannini, Rafael Rocha Pacheco, Frederick Allen Rueggeberg, Jorge Rodrigo Soto Montero, Eduardo David Martinez, Ali Francisco Garcia Flores, Ailla Carla Rocha Acosta Lancellotti, Guilherme Gorgen Lesseux, Carlos Rettori, Ricardo Rodrigues Urbano
  • Patent number: 10988579
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a organopolysiloxane graft polymer including an organopolysiloxane segment as a main chain thereof and an unsaturated monomer-derived polymer segment as a side chain thereof, in which the unsaturated monomer-derived polymer segment contains a repeating unit derived from N,N-dimethyl acrylamide in an amount of not less than 50% by mass and not more than 100% by mass, and a content of the organopolysiloxane segment in the organopolysiloxane graft polymer is not less than 10% by mass and not more than 70% by mass.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2021
    Assignee: KAO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tomoka Maekawa, Shuichiro Kobaru, Chihiro Miyazaki
  • Patent number: 10980830
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides for systems and methods including pre-moistened dressings with a treatment composition, wherein the dressings can include a water proof occlusive material on one side and an absorbing material for the treatment composition, thereby enabling direct contact transfer of the treatment composition to the skin surface. The treatment composition can include 2-70% wt/vol of a magnesium complex in water. The dressings can be replaced every one to three days for a total treatment time of one to 36 days or more. The treatment systems can be used to treat psoriasis and chronic inflammation, among others.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Inventor: George C. Kuefner
  • Patent number: 10980730
    Abstract: Cosmetic or pharmaceutical compositions are described herein for application to skin, hair and/or a nail of a subject, as well as methods utilizing same for administering hydrogen peroxide to skin, hair and/or a nail, and kits for applying same. The compositions comprise a hydrogen peroxide-producing enzyme, and a substrate of the hydrogen peroxide-producing enzyme. Further described herein are cosmetic compositions and kits for lightening skin and/or hair, which further comprise a lignin peroxidase, as well as cosmetic methods utilizing same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: Rakuto Bio Technologies Ltd.
    Inventors: Paula Belinky, Yoram Karmon, Bella Krinfeld, Haim Lasser
  • Patent number: 10980720
    Abstract: An oral care composition comprising high water oral care compositions comprising an orally acceptable carrier, zinc phosphate, a first stannous ion source (i.e., stannous fluoride), and a second stannous ion source (i.e., stannous chloride). Methods and uses for this composition are also described throughout.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Aarti Rege, Michael Prencipe
  • Patent number: 10959932
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is mucin-coated silica, compositions comprising the same, and methods of promoting the aggregation and/or clearance of oral bacteria using such compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carlo Daep, Michael Fitzgerald, Ekta Makwana, Peter R. Hilliard, Jr., Shamim Ansari, Robert D'Ambrogio
  • Patent number: 10959922
    Abstract: Oral compositions containing a carrier, a cationic antimicrobial compound, and a silica and/or silicate material are disclosed. These compositions can provide a controlled release of the antimicrobial compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Evonik Operations GmbH
    Inventors: Terry Nassivera, Karl Gallis, Eric Lundquist, Linda Mauller
  • Patent number: 10945938
    Abstract: The presently disclosed subject matter provides lactone-containing malodor eliminating compositions that ameliorate undesirable malodor, e.g., undesirable malodor due to presence of sulfur- or amine-containing compounds. The presently disclosed compositions can be added to a variety of products, including, but not limited to, foods, beverages, toothpastes, mouthwashes and other orally consumable products.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: Takasago International Corporation
    Inventors: Akiko Yamasaki, John D. Zanone, Michael John Munroe
  • Patent number: 10927299
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a formulation for a non-hazardous, organic preservative system. The preservative system comprises water, an alcohol, xylitol, and lemon grass essential oil in quantities which ensure preservative qualities without compromising the compound or substance that is being preserved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: HauteHerbotique, LLC
    Inventor: Marlene M. Smith
  • Patent number: 10927401
    Abstract: A method for extracting substances from a fecal sample using mass spectrometry or nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometry, and metagenomic analysis using a next-generation sequencer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: Keio University
    Inventors: Shinji Fukuda, Chiharu Ishii, Masaru Tomita
  • Patent number: 10925820
    Abstract: An oral care composition containing at least 4% fatty amphiphile and from about 0.4% to about 5%, by weight of the composition, total flavor components. The flavor components contain at least 14%, by weight of the flavor components, of one or more high displaying flavor components.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Steven Hamilton Hoke, Sanjeev Midha, Lawrence Edward Dolan, Michael Jude Leblanc, Karen Lehnhoff, Pierig Jean-Marie Lepont, Jianjun Justin Li, Laura H. Lucas
  • Patent number: 10925821
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for producing a liquid composition for oral cavity in which ?-glycyrrhetinic acid is stably dispersed or dissolved to exhibit an increased transparency and which also can ensure a sufficient amount of ?-glycyrrhetinic acid adsorbed on gingiva, even if the amount of a cationic surfactant or an anionic surfactant is restricted; and such a liquid composition for oral cavity. Specifically, the present invention relates to a method for producing a liquid composition for oral cavity, comprising the following step 1 to step 4: (Step 1) a step of blending water (F) with an organic acid and a salt thereof (E) to adjust the pH of a resultant mixture to 5 or more and 6.8 or less, (Step 2) a step of blending 0.02% by mass or more and 0.1% by mass or less of cetylpyridinium chloride (B) into the mixture, (Step 3) a step of blending 0.02% by mass or more and 0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: KAO CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takeshi Mizumoto
  • Patent number: 10925828
    Abstract: A toothpaste composition having a plant oil constituent together with white or a close shade of white coconut shell activated charcoal constituent is disclosed herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: EWC & Associates, LLC
    Inventors: Ginger Price, Martin Giniger
  • Patent number: 10912722
    Abstract: The present invention relates to improved complexes of amorphous calcium phosphate and/or amorphous calcium fluoride phosphate stabilised by phosphopeptides/phosphoproteins by addition of stannous ions. These complexes have anticariogenic properties useful to protect tooth structures as they remineralize (repair) early stages of dental caries and have other dental/medical applications (including anti-calculus, anti-erosion/corrosion and anti-dentinal hypersensitivity). Methods of making the complexes of the invention and of treatment or prevention of various dental conditions including dental caries, dental calculus, dental erosion/corrosion and dental hypersensitivity are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
    Inventor: Eric Charles Reynolds
  • Patent number: 10905686
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions and methods for the treatment of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: Pharnext
    Inventors: Daniel Cohen, Serguei Nabirochkin, Ilya Chumakov
  • Patent number: 10888508
    Abstract: A multifunctional dental composition may include polyoxyethylene sorbitan monooleate; sorbitan monooleate; benzoate sodium; distilled water; and ethylene diamine tetra acetic acid. For dental use, the required hydrophilic/lipophilic balance of the composition may be 7; and a critical micellar concentration of the composition may be 0.5%. The dental composition may be applied in a manner similar to how tap water is conventionally used, and the composition may be delivered to the dental unit system using various methods.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Inventors: Saied Mostafa Moazzami, Hosein Orafaee
  • Patent number: 10876066
    Abstract: The presently disclosed subject matter provides fragrance compositions and fragrance combinations that can stimulate the trigeminal system. The compositions and combinations of the presently disclosed subject matter can include both one or more trigeminal-stimulating compounds and one or more additional fragrance compounds. The trigeminal-stimulating compounds can include cooling, warming, and tingling compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Louis J. Lombardo, Angelique Nadau, Kimberly Kellow, Charles Steward, Carter B. Green, Jeffrey R. Schmoyer
  • Patent number: 10874596
    Abstract: A tooth whitening composition includes a whitening component; a metal ion chelator; water; and polyalcohol, the weight ratio of the water and the polyalcohol being, water:polyalcohol=3.5:1 to 20:1, and also, the total amount of the water and the polyalcohol, in the composition, being greater than or equal to 50 wt. % and less than or equal to 85 wt. %.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: GC Corporation
    Inventors: Makoto Takahashi, Manami Kurakazu, Futoshi Fusejima
  • Patent number: 10874607
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, in part, is a pharmaceutical formulation comprising isotretinoin or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and a mucoadhesive polymer. A method of treating a mucosal disease comprising administering a disclosed pharmaceutical formulation to a subject in need thereof is also provided herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: Skyline Biosciences LLC
    Inventors: Hock S. Tan, Siew L. Chung
  • Patent number: 10857078
    Abstract: The invention provides a powder oral hygiene composition comprising xylitol, a source of carbon dioxide, an acid and an absorbent, wherein the composition has a water surface area greater than 160 m2/g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignee: SWISH IP HOLDINGS LTD.
    Inventor: Anthony Cary Temblay
  • Patent number: 10849842
    Abstract: A disposable toothbrush having a toothpaste composition distributed over the bristles of the toothbrush without the use of metal graft initiators and catalysts, and in which the toothpaste and the flavoring is maintained for an extended period of time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2020
    Inventor: Steven Zaken
  • Patent number: 10835453
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for use as component of a multicomponent resin-modified glass ionomer cement, to a multicomponent resin-modified glass ionomer cement and also to a process for the preparation of the corresponding compositions and of cured dental materials. The invention furthermore relates to the corresponding use of one or more compounds (S) selected from the group consisting of sulfinic acids, salts of sulfinic acids and salts of organoboron compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: VOCO GMBH
    Inventors: Simon Schmücker, Manfred Thomas Plaumann
  • Patent number: 10835477
    Abstract: Oral care compositions having polyethylene glycol are more phase stable, particularly with certain flavorants that have a specified range of Dielectric Constant and/or water number and/or C log P value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Swapna Basa, Ross Strand, Haiqiu Tang, Hongmei Yang
  • Patent number: 10821178
    Abstract: Compositions and methods for preventing, ameliorating or treating biofilm infections are provided, including biofilms comprising at least one Pseudomonad or Staphylococcus, such as S. aureus. The biofilm infections may be associated with artificial joints, prostheses or implants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA
    Inventor: Tammy Kielian
  • Patent number: 10821066
    Abstract: A tooth whitening composition includes a hydrophobic copolymer, a hydrophilic whitening agent and a polar solvent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Rong Dong, Guofeng Xu
  • Patent number: 10813880
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, in part, is a pharmaceutical formulation comprising isotretinoin or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and a mucoadhesive polymer. A method of treating a mucosal disease comprising administering a disclosed pharmaceutical formulation to a subject in need thereof is also provided herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: Skyline Biosciences LLC
    Inventors: Hock S. Tan, Siew L. Chung
  • Patent number: 10813849
    Abstract: The present invention provides rechargeable dental materials that can be widely applied in a variety of dental applications. The rechargeable dental materials of the invention may be included in dental primers, dental adhesives, dental resins, dental composites, dental bonding systems and the like, as well as dental cements, dental sealants, dental bases and dental liners, each of which is rechargeable with calcium and phosphate ions. The present invention also provides for a method of recharging the rechargeable dental material with calcium and phosphate ions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE
    Inventors: Huakun Xu, Michael D. Weir, Ling Zhang
  • Patent number: 10813353
    Abstract: Antimicrobial compositions providing synergistic antimicrobial effects against a variety of bacterial, viral and fungal organisms are described. Methods for using the antimicrobial compositions and products containing the antimicrobial compositions are also described herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: SKIRDLE, LLC
    Inventors: Joseph Paul Thomas, Zsolt Istvan Hertelendy, Michael Lisle Howell
  • Patent number: 10813877
    Abstract: Oral care compositions consisting essentially of a Sea Salt, at least one essential oil, xylitol, and preferably, aloe vera juice and uses of such compositions to whiten teeth, reduce sensitivity of teeth/gums, and reduce xerostomia. In preferred embodiments directed to teeth whitening and xerostomia, the compositions also include coconut oil. Delivery systems for whitening teeth comprised of a strip formed be combining (i) one or a combination of teeth whitening ingredients selected from Dead Sea Salt, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, and Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Oil and (ii) one or more gelling/thickening agents, wherein the strip is conformable to teeth surfaces and to interstitial spaces between teeth, without permanent deformation thereof, and is removably attached to a release liner. The strips may also contain one or more peroxides, metal chlorites, perborates, percarbonates, and peroxyacids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: Oral Health Innovations, LLC
    Inventors: Kourosh Maddahi, Hessam Nowzari
  • Patent number: 10808203
    Abstract: Compositions and methods of manufacture for an extended time-release fragrance comprising volatile organic compounds. A composition of the disclosure includes an effective amount of a volatile organic compound for providing a fragrance that can be sensed by a user and fractionated coconut oil comprising caprylic acid and capric acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Craft Packaging LLC
    Inventor: Travis Winn
  • Patent number: 10806688
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a method of achieving improved hair volume comprising applying to hair a composition comprising from about 0.25% to about 80% of a pre-emulsified emulsion comprising from about 0.005% to about 80% of one or more materials selected from the group comprising metathesized unsaturated polyol esters, sucrose polyesters, fatty esters with a molecular weight greater than or equal to 1500 and mixtures thereof or, by weight of said hair care composition; wherein an emulsifier is selected from the group consisting of anionic, non-ionic, cationic, amphoteric and mixtures thereof wherein the average particle size of the pre-emulsified emulsion is from about 20 nanometers to 20 microns; from about 5% to about 50% of one or more anionic surfactants, by weight of said hair care composition; from about 0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter and Gamble Company
    Inventors: Qing Stella, Eric Scott Johnson, Sean Michael Renock, Michael Stephen Maile, Michael Frederick Niebauer, Stephanie Lyn Siemer
  • Patent number: 10804241
    Abstract: A semiconductor structure which includes a first semiconductor substrate having a first plurality of copper connectors; a second semiconductor substrate having a second plurality of copper connectors; and a joining structure joining the first plurality of copper connectors to the second plurality of copper connectors, the joining structure including a copper intermetallic mesh having pores filled with silver.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Charles L. Arvin, Christopher D. Muzzy
  • Patent number: 10799448
    Abstract: The object of the present invention is to provide a therapeutic agent illustrating an immediate and sustained effect on chronic intractable external otitis. The present invention provide a composition, pharmaceutical composition, food and feed for preventing and/or treating chronic intractable external otitis, each comprising interferon-? (IFN?) as an active ingredient. Orally administering the composition of the present invention can provide inhibition, alleviation, treatment and prevention for chronic intractable external otitis. According to the present invention, IFN? can give a sufficient effect even when administered in a very small amount.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignees: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, HOKUSAN CO. LTD
    Inventors: Akira Ito, Takeshi Matsumura, Toru Gotanda, Noriko Tabayashi, Noriko Itchoda, Takashi Aoki, Uiko Kagaya
  • Patent number: 10781223
    Abstract: Radically polymerizable silane according to the general formula I in which R1 is a linear or branched aliphatic C1-C9-alkyl radical, phenyl or alkylated phenyl radical, R2, R3 independently of each other in each case are absent or are a linear or branched aliphatic C1-C20-alkylene radical, which can be interrupted by S or O atoms, R4, R5, R6 independently of each other in each case are —Cl, —O—CH3, —O—C2H5, —CH3 or —C2H5, X is CH2 or O, Y is absent, or is O or NR?, wherein R? is H or a C1-5-alkyl radical, and Z is absent, or is O, NR?, —CO—O—, —CO—NR?—, —O—CO—O—, —O—CO—NR?—, or —NR?—CO—NR?—, wherein R? is H or a C1-5-alkyl radical and wherein the radicals R2 and R3 cannot be absent at the same time and Z is absent if R2 or R3 is absent, polycondensates based thereon and fillers surface-modified therewith.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Technische Universität Wien, Ivoclar Vivadent AG
    Inventors: Norbert Moszner, Jörg Angermann, Urs Karl Fischer, Iris Lamparth, Yohann Catel, Robert Liska
  • Patent number: 10780031
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an abrasive cleaning composition comprising at least 6 wt.-%, based on the total weight of the composition, of a surface-reacted calcium carbonate as an abrasive material, wherein the surface-reacted calcium carbonate is a reaction product of natural or synthetic calcium carbonate with carbon dioxide and at least one acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Omya International AG
    Inventors: Tanja Budde, Michael Skovby, Daniel E. Gerard
  • Patent number: 10780044
    Abstract: A method of making a natural antibacterial deodorant composition from the extract of Buchu leaf with arrowroot powder, sodium bicarbonate, witch hazel and aloe vera. The combination of these ingredients provide a natural deodorant that is safe and effective in eliminating bad odor, when the deodorant composition is applied to the body, the deodorant does not occlude the pores of the skin and permits sweating but is effective against malodors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Inventor: Jo Ann Feltman
  • Patent number: 10765650
    Abstract: A composition for mixing with water for use as an oral rinse, comprising monobasic sodium phosphate, dibasic sodium phosphate, sodium chloride, calcium chloride, and an analgesic/anaesthetic such as benzocaine/lidocaine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Forward Science Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Brian Pikkula, Robert J. Whitman
  • Patent number: 10765610
    Abstract: An oral care composition containing a gel phase, potassium nitrate, a peroxide source, an abrasive, and a fluoride source. Phase separation is not visually perceptible in the oral care composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Sanjeev Midha, Lawrence Edward Dolan
  • Patent number: 10765609
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to an oral composition having an improved ability to incorporate fluoride ions into tooth enamel and an enhanced remineralization effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Kao Corporation
    Inventors: Noritaka Takahashi, Ryosuke Nagata, Takuya Asada
  • Patent number: 10765616
    Abstract: Described herein are methods and compositions that contain a soluble polyglucosamine or polyglucosamine derivative for use in oral health. The compositions are useful for, e.g., reducing bacteria (e.g., by clumping and removing) or disrupting a biofilm in the mouth of a subject, reducing dry mouth, and reducing oral inflammation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: SYNEDGEN, INC.
    Inventors: Stacy M. Townsend, Shenda M. Baker, William P. Wiesmann
  • Patent number: 10758474
    Abstract: An organic toothpaste is a Pickering emulsion having a particle stabilizer bound in the interface between the continuous, phase and dispersed phase of the emulsion. The particle stabilizer prevents the dispersed phase from coalescing and phase separating. The emulsion may include glycerin and water to form the emulsion and particles, such as erythritol and/or rice powder as the stabilizer. An organic toothpaste may be certified USDA organic and contain no more than 5% by weight of components list of allowed substances, found in the Electronic Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart G published on May 24, 2018. An organic toothpaste may include a foaming component such as saponin, soapbark, decyl glucoside or Quillaja saponaria. In addition, an organic toothpaste may include a natural sweetener such as agave, xylitol or erythritol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: Radius Corporation
    Inventor: Saskia Coleman
  • Patent number: 10758461
    Abstract: An oral care composition containing a gel phase, potassium nitrate, an abrasive, and a fluoride source. The gel network phase contains a cold dispersible fatty amphiphile and phase separation is not visually perceptible in the oral care composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Sanjeev Midha, Lawrence Edward Dolan
  • Patent number: 10744077
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising arginine, zinc citrate and zinc oxide, and an orally acceptable carrier, as well as to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Lisa Manus, Julia Dreifus
  • Patent number: 10716324
    Abstract: Disclosed is a copolymer that includes a repeat unit containing a flavorant-containing pendant and a salt-containing repeating unit. In addition, a comestible, a smoking composition, a smoking article, a smokeless tobacco composition and a heatable or combustible product are provided which incorporate one or more of the flavorant-containing copolymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: Philip Morris USA Inc.
    Inventors: Shengsheng Liu, Munmaya K. Mishra, Peter J. Lipowicz, Biao Duan