Dentifrices (includes Mouth Wash) Patents (Class 424/49)
  • Patent number: 10314771
    Abstract: An oral composition is provided comprising crosslinked polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) and xylitol. The xylitol and the crosslinked PVP are in a ratio of about 5:1, and the oral composition is in the form of a lozenge or lollipop. Methods are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: University of Tennessee Research Foundation
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis, Hassan Almoazen
  • Patent number: 10307350
    Abstract: This invention concerns a calcium polyphosphate material consisting of amorphous nanoparticles with a diameter of approximately between about 45 nm to about 0.25 ?m that displays a considerable hardness (elastic modulus) of about 1.3 GPa. The inventive noncrystalline and biodegradable material that is produced under mild conditions, at room temperature, is morphogenetically active and preferably induces bone formation and the expression of the marker gene for osteoblast activity, alkaline phosphatase. In a preferred aspect, the invention concerns a method for producing amorphous retinol/calcium-polyphosphate nanospheres (retinol/aCa-polyP-NS) that show several unexpected properties and can be used in the treatment or prophylaxis of a variety of dermatological conditions, including photoaging.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: NANOTECMARIN GMBH
    Inventor: Werner Ernst Ludwig Georg Müller
  • Patent number: 10307357
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to an oral care composition an effective amount of at least one C?1-4#191 (optionally hydroxylated) alkyl glycoside, e.g., ?-methyl-D-galactoside, wherein the glycoside promotes the growth of beneficial endogenous bacteria and negatively affects the growth of endogenous pathogenic strains of bacteria. The disclosure also relates to methods of use, methods of screening, and methods of manufacture of said oral care compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Hans Stettler, Wim Teughels, Marc Quirynen, Nico Boon, Gitte Loozen
  • Patent number: 10307397
    Abstract: Films (ODFs) that include botanical extract are provided, as well as methods of making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: CONCEPT MATRIX SOLUTIONS
    Inventors: Eric Allen, Robert Davidson, Tony LaRosa, David Reid
  • Patent number: 10307358
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an oral composition having an enhanced solubility of an alkyl galactoside while holding an inhibiting effect on coaggregation of the alkyl galactoside well. The present invention provides an oral composition comprising the following components: (A) 0.001 mass % or more and 1 mass % or less of a compound represented by the following formula (I): wherein R is an optionally substituted linear or branched alkyl group having 8 to 18 carbon atoms, G is a galactose residue, E is a hydrogen atom or a methyl group, m is an integer of 0 to 200, and n is an integer of 1 to 30; (B) 0.001 mass % or more and 0.1 mass % or less of a cationic bactericide; and (C) 35 mass % or more of water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: Kao Corporation
    Inventors: Aya Ogihara, Morihide Itano
  • Patent number: 10292917
    Abstract: An oral care composition is provided. The composition comprises (a) a first component comprising an amine fluoride; and (b) a second component comprising an acidic polymer; wherein the amine fluoride and acidic polymer have respective first and second reactive groups which are arranged to react together to form a cross-linked copolymer of the amine fluoride and acidic polymer when the composition is applied to an oral cavity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Angelique Hug, Tilo Poth, René Heckendorn
  • Patent number: 10292924
    Abstract: The invention relates to a mixture composition comprising rhamnolipids, to a process for its preparation, to its use for producing formulations and to formulations comprising this mixture composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: Evonik Industries AG
    Inventors: Martin Schilling, Christian Hartung, Fabien Cabirol, Steffen Schaffer, Petra Allef
  • Patent number: 10285927
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to oral care compositions. In particular, the present disclosure relates to oral care compositions comprising sucralose and sodium saccharin, while being substantially free of other sugars or sugar alcohols.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: Apollo Laboratories Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Wachsberg, Charles Wachsberg, Joel Edwards, Derek Sanderson
  • Patent number: 10280444
    Abstract: A method of quantitating sorption of stannous by microbial cells of a biofilm is an effective way of assessing efficacy of oral care products containing stannous.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: Yunming Shi, Ross Strand, Jinlan Chang, Tao He, Donald James White, Jr., Yanyan He, Matthew Lloyd Barker, Weili Dong
  • Patent number: 10278796
    Abstract: The invention provides an oral care system comprising a gel in a pen dispenser, the dispenser comprising a chamber which permits dispensing of a measured amount of the gel, wherein the gel exhibits a Herschel-Bulkley yield stress of 10 to 230 dynes/cm2, a Herschel-Bulkley viscosity of 3 to 500 poise, and a Herschel-Bulkley rate index of 0.4 to 0.6, the specific viscosity permitting efficient application of the gel, as well as methods of using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Elva Chen, Sharon Kennedy, Yelloji-Rao Mirajkar, Suzanne Jogun, Michael Prencipe
  • Patent number: 10272092
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for preventing or treating mucositis comprising NecroX. It was found that NecroX has effects of reducing the disease mortality rate by means of radiotherapy or chemotherapy in a NecroX administration group, protecting intestinal functions, inhibiting destruction of intestinal mucous membrane, and proliferating the cells present in intestines. NecroX may be used for a pharmaceutical composition for preventing or treating mucositis, an anti-cancer adjuvant, or a food composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: The Catholic University of Korea Industry-Academic Cooperation
    Inventors: Seok Goo Cho, Keon-Il Im, Jung Yeon Lim, Nayoun Kim, Young Sun Nam, Eun Sol Lee
  • Patent number: 10262560
    Abstract: Tooth-whitening strip articles, packages, arrays and methods including one or more tooth-whitening strip articles having a power configuration corresponding to a consumer desirable level of treatment, the tooth-whitening strip articles being enclosed in a package; a brand indicator disposed on the package; a line-up indicator disposed on the package, the line-up indicator including at least one line-up indicia selected from visual indicia, narrative indicia or combinations thereof; and optionally, a power specific indicator disposed on the package; wherein the line-up indicator associates the tooth-whitening strip article configuration with a corresponding whitening power, the association enabling a consumer to identify the appropriate tooth-whitening strip article configuration for a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Stephanie Tich Craig, John B. Maitrejean, James Radley
  • Patent number: 10258549
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of treating and protecting teeth against erosion by use of oral compositions comprising polymeric mineral surface active agents, metal ions such as stannous and zinc and combinations thereof. The present methods provide improved resistance of teeth to erosive demineralization or dissolution and prevention of tooth damage by subsequent exposure of teeth to erosive chemicals such as acidic foods and beverages.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Arif Ali Baig, Robert Vincent Faller, Donald James White, Jr.
  • Patent number: 10258550
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of treating and protecting teeth against erosion by use of oral compositions comprising polymeric mineral surface active agents, metal ions such as stannous and zinc and combinations thereof. The present methods provide improved resistance of teeth to erosive demineralization or dissolution and prevention of tooth damage by subsequent exposure of teeth to erosive chemicals such as acidic foods and beverages.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Arif Ali Baig, Robert Vincent Faller, Donald James White, Jr.
  • Patent number: 10238896
    Abstract: This application provides, among other things, novel aqueous oral care compositions useful for combining and delivering poorly compatible ingredients, for example to deliver effective levels of cationic antibacterial agents in combination with short chain polyphosphate salts that protect against erosion and staining, by addition of a stabilizing amount of an anionic surfactant and methods for making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carl Myers, Rehana Begum-Gafur, Katelyn Duchemin, Melissa Muir
  • Patent number: 10231913
    Abstract: Desensitizing oral care composition useful for treating dentinal hypersensitivity, comprising potassium oxalate and methods of use thereof. Delivery systems including a strip of material and such oral care compositions for the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity and methods of use thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Paul Albert Sagel, Lan Ngoc Nguyen, Adam Michael Tunis
  • Patent number: 10226414
    Abstract: Soluble fluoride ion stability is increased in certain dentifrice formulations with the use of carrageenan, particularly under alkaline pH conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Swapna Basa, Ross Strand, Hongmei Yang
  • Patent number: 10226407
    Abstract: Provided are aqueous soluble tin phosphate complexes formed from a mixture comprising tin (II) fluoride or tin (II) chloride and a tripolyphosphate salt, e.g., sodium tripolyphosphate (Na5P3O10), and oral care compositions comprising the complex and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Shiri Nawrocki, Viktor Dubovoy, Long Pan, Zhigang Hao, Nihal Dogu
  • Patent number: 10227495
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are biopolymer-based biocidal coatings. The coatings have excellent antimicrobial and antifungal properties, and retain their activity over substantially prolonged periods of time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Georgia Southern Research and Service Foundation
    Inventors: Weihua Ming, Jie Zhao, Wei Ye
  • Patent number: 10219988
    Abstract: An oral care composition containing a gel network phase, potassium nitrate, an abrasive and a fluoride ion source. The gel network phase contains a fatty amphiphile and a secondary surfactant. The oral care composition contains at least about 12% fatty amphiphile and phase separation is not visually perceptible.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Sanjeev Midha, Lawrence Edward Dolan
  • Patent number: 10213368
    Abstract: Oral care composition comprise a stannous ion source and a thickener consisting essentially of carrageenan and xanthan gum. A method for treating the oral cavity comprises administering the composition to the oral cavity in a toothpaste.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Xiaoxiao Li, Yujun Li, Ross Strand, Andrew Frederic Broth, William Michael Glandorf, Steven Carl Burgess, Xiujun Xu
  • Patent number: 10213370
    Abstract: A dentifrice composition containing water, calcium-containing abrasive, fluoride ion source, and alkaline metal carbonate with improved fluoride stability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Swapna Basa, James Albert Berta, Hongmei Yang, Ross Strand
  • Patent number: 10213376
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of suppressing coloration of catechins, which contains adding, to catechins, a water-soluble polymer forming a water-insoluble complex with catechins, as well as hydrogel particles containing a water-insoluble complex between catechins and a polymer forming a water-insoluble complex with catechins. Further, the present invention relates to a dentifrice composition containing hydrogel particles containing catechins and a polymer forming a water-insoluble complex with catechins, a binder and water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: KAO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Michiya Takagi, Satoshi Ueno, Koji Mine, Hideaki Kubo, Ikuhisa Ichimura, Gen Nakauchi, Kazushi Oshino
  • Patent number: 10206865
    Abstract: Oral compositions containing a polyorganosilsesquioxane particle, preferably polymethylsilsesquioxane particles, an oxidizing agent and an orally-acceptable carrier. Method of using such compositions for the cleaning and polishing of dental enamel, such methods including the step of applying such oral care compositions to the teeth of a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: Sanjeev Midha, Michael Jude LeBlanc
  • Patent number: 10201491
    Abstract: This document relates to methods and materials involved in providing a tooth, tooth component, or inorganic dental material (e.g., a human tooth, a human tooth component, or an inorganic dental material within a human's mouth) with a white appearance. For example, a whitening adhesive containing a conjugate of at least a polyamine, a polyphosphate, and one or more whitening agents (e.g., titanium dioxide, zinc oxide, and/or hydroxyapetite) can be used to provide a tooth, tooth component, or inorganic dental material with a whiter appearance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: SafeWhite, Inc.
    Inventors: Satish Kumar Garre Venkata Raghavendra, Gary Fred Musso, Caitlin Marie Kiracofe, Ada Alicia Sierraalta, Michelle Anne Hurtubise, Carlos Eduardo Martinez, Deepti Gupta
  • Patent number: 10201482
    Abstract: An dual oral composition is provided having a first peroxide-containing component and a second bicarbonate-containing component having exceptional anti-plaque and antibacterial action with re-mineralization properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: M & O Solutions, LLC
    Inventors: Thomas Ray O'Brien, Kimberlee U. Martin
  • Patent number: 10188112
    Abstract: Provided is a personal cleansing composition for application to the skin which comprises a zinc X halide present in an amount to provide at least 0.36 weight % of the composition of zinc, and a surfactant, wherein X is an amino acid or trimethylglycine. Methods of making and using the compositions are also provided. The zinc X halide is can be used to deliver zinc salts to reduce or prevent sunburn, kill bacteria, or reduce perspiration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Eugene Hardy, Long Pan, Shiri Nawrocki, Evangelia Arvanitidou, Laurence D. Du-Thumm
  • Patent number: 10182584
    Abstract: Proposed are preparations, comprising special amides and menthol or menthol compounds or aromatic substances, characterized in that they have improved flavor and scent properties, and also that they allow the production of preparations, particularly emulsions with improved shelf life.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignee: Symrise AG
    Inventors: Torsten Kulke, Sven Siegel, Michael Backes, Benoit Join, Hubert Loges, Günter Kindel
  • Patent number: 10172778
    Abstract: Methods of making personal care compositions, such as dentifrices, involving the addition of rheology modifiers at a later stage in the personal care composition formation process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: Mark Lewis Agerton, Steven Robert Alexander, Gina Lynn Blum, Marco Caggioni, Susan Marie Dawes, David Michael Farren, Justin Thomas Lydon Hedin, Charles Phillip Miller, Christa Marie Novicki, Melissa Cherie Payne, Molly Rose Schottelkotte, John Christopher Wesner, Randall Lee Wood
  • Patent number: 10172786
    Abstract: This application discloses oral care compositions comprising cannabinoids, preferably cannabidiol and/or cannabigerol. The oral care composition disclosed in this application may be a tooth paste, a tooth powder, or a mouthwash solution. The oral care composition may be used to treat oral infectious disease, including periimplantitis, periodontitis, oral mucositis, and dental pain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: Axim Biotechnologies, Inc.
    Inventors: George Anastassov, Lekhram Changoer
  • Patent number: 10166208
    Abstract: An aqueous composition with a higher-than-neutral pH includes a significant amount of one or more surfactants and large amounts of osmotically active solutes. This composition, as well as an acidic counterpart and solid materials, can be used in a variety of applications such as wound care, oral care, medical equipment reprocessing, healthcare acquired infection and implant treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: Next Science IP Holdings Pty Ltd
    Inventor: Matthew Franco Myntti
  • Patent number: 10159717
    Abstract: A method of treating a cancer of the central nervous system in a subject in need thereof is provided. The method comprising administering to the subject a therapeutically effective amount of an agent which reduces blood glutamate levels and enhances brain to blood glutamate efflux to thereby treat the cancer of the central nervous system in the subject.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: Yeda Research and Development Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Vivian I. Teichberg, Angela Ruban
  • Patent number: 10159640
    Abstract: The present invention provides an oral care composition comprising: (a) a dipeptide of the formula Xaa1-Xaa2 or Xaa2-Xaa1; wherein Xaa1 is an amino acid with a polar uncharged side chain; and Xaa2 is selected from an amino acid with a hydrophobic side chain, an amino acid with a polar uncharged side chain, and proline; or (b) a dipeptide of the formula Xaa3-Xaa4 or Xaa4-Xaa3; wherein Xaa3 is an amino acid with a hydrophobic side chain; and Xaa4 is selected from an amino acid with a hydrophobic side chain and an amino acid with a charged side chain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Hans Stettler, Wim Teughels, Marc Quirynen, Nico Boon
  • Patent number: 10149803
    Abstract: The present invention provides an oral composition comprising: (a) from 1 wt % to 60 wt % of a calcium-containing abrasive; (b) a calcium-catching phosphate source in an amount sufficient to provide at least 100 mM of phosphate ions, PO43?; (c) no more than 20 wt % of a humectant; and (d) at least 5 wt % of water; wherein the oral composition has a pH from 8 to 11.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Hongmei Yang, Ross Strand, Yang Su
  • Patent number: 10149815
    Abstract: Formulations for oral care products that incorporate coconut oil for effectively removing bacteria from the mouth and methods for making these products are disclosed herein. A preferred mouth rinse contains alkaline water, coconut flavor oil extract, sodium lauryl sarcosinate, zinc chloride, 30% xylitol solution, glycerin, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, and optionally, sodium benzoate, de-ionized water, and mint flavor extract. A preferred toothpaste contains alkaline water, coconut oil, hydrated sylica sident 9, hydrated silica sident 22s, glycerin, xylitol, Irish moss, sodium coco sulphate, aloe babadensis leaf juice, titanium dioxide, and flavor. The percentage of the coconut oil content in the preferred products is in the range of 20%-80%, but most preferably 40%-60%.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignee: EWC & Associates, LLC
    Inventors: Ginger Price, Martin Giniger
  • Patent number: 10143635
    Abstract: A composition for mixing with water for use as an oral rinse, comprising monobasic sodium phosphate, dibasic sodium phosphate, sodium chloride, and calcium chloride.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: Forward Science Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Brian Pikkula, Robert J. Whitman
  • Patent number: 10130567
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to an oral composition containing a gel network phase comprising: (i) one or more fatty amphiphiles, (ii) one or more surfactants, and (iii) one or more solvents; and an oral carrier phase. In certain embodiments, the gel network is used to structure the oral composition. The present invention is also directed to a method of forming an oral composition containing a gel network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: George Endel Deckner, Arif Ali Baig, Michael Jude LeBlanc
  • Patent number: 10130561
    Abstract: A method for repairing dentition, including milling beta tricalcium phosphate with sufficiently high energy to substantially distressed its lattice structure, mechanochemically chelating an edible acid thereto to yield functionalized calcium phosphate moieties, and incorporating the functionalized calcium phosphate moieties into an edible material to yield a calcium phosphate delivery system. The calcium phosphate delivery system is introduced into an oral environment and dentition is repaired. The functionalized calcium phosphate moiety is characterized by weakly bonded fumaric acid at least partially wrapped around distressed calcium phosphate particles, and dentition repair occurs at a dentition depth of at least 10 microns below the surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Inventor: Robert L. Karlinsey
  • Patent number: 10123953
    Abstract: Disclosed are oral care compositions having reduced tooth staining propensity and comprising in a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, a cationic antimicrobial agent and an anti-stain agent comprising one or more materials from each of at least two of the following chemical groups: Group 1. anionic agents, Group 2. aldehydes, ketones, and other reactive carbonyl compounds and Group 3. nonionic ethoxylated surfactants. Examples of cationic antimicrobial agent include quaternary ammonium compounds such as cetylpyridinium chloride, cetyl pyridinium fluoride, tetradecylpyridinium chloride, N-tetradecyl-4-ethyl pyridinium chloride and domiphen bromide; chlorhexidine; and metal ion sources to supply metal ions such as stannous, zinc or copper.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Niranjan Ramji, Douglas Craig Scott
  • Patent number: 10123952
    Abstract: Described herein, are aqueous soluble tin phosphate complexes formed from a mixture comprising tin (II) fluoride or tin (II) chloride and a tripolyphosphate salt, e.g., sodium tripolyphosphate (Na5P3O10), and external personal care compositions comprising the complexes, and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Shiri Nawrocki, Viktor Dubovoy, Long Pan
  • Patent number: 10111819
    Abstract: A method for screening compounds and compositions that reduce cetyl pyridinium chloride activation of TRPA1 receptor or TRPV1 receptor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: John Christian Haught, Koti Tatachar Sreekrishna, Yakang Lin, Carrita Anne Hightower, Pierig Jean-Marie Lepont
  • Patent number: 10105303
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are oral care compositions comprising a zinc amino acid halide. Methods of making and using the compositions are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2018
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Long Pan, Shaotang Yuan, Shira Pilch, James G. Masters, Zhiqiang Liu
  • Patent number: 10098822
    Abstract: Provided herein is a method for removing a chemical stain from a dental surface or inhibiting chemical staining of a dental surface, comprising contacting the dental surface with an oral care composition comprising zinc phosphate and an orally acceptable carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Aarti Rege, David Suriano, Richard Sullivan
  • Patent number: 10092652
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a sustained release medical composition comprising an active pharmaceutical ingredient and a geopolymeric binder. Preferably the active pharmaceutical ingredient is combined with the geopolymeric binder during the formation of that binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2018
    Assignee: Emplicure AB
    Inventor: Hakan Engqvist
  • Patent number: 10080711
    Abstract: An oral composition is provided comprising at least 0.5% by weight of the composition of pyrophosphate in an orally acceptable carrier, wherein the pyrophosphate is provided by a mixture of disodium pyrophosphate and tetrasodium pyrophosphate in a ratio from disodium pyrophosphate to tetrasodium pyrophosphate in the range of from 1:0.4 to 1:1.2 and wherein the pH value of the composition is in the range of from 6.0 to 8.0. The oral composition can be used for prevention and control of tartar and/or calculus formation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Golam Faruque Khan, William Michael Glandorf
  • Patent number: 10080367
    Abstract: To provide acidic electrolyzed water having disinfecting power for a long period of time (for example, six months or more), and a production method for this acidic electrolyzed water. The acidic electrolyzed water has an effective chlorine concentration equal to or greater than 15 ppm, and contains an acid salt of an inorganic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: Molex, LLC
    Inventors: Kazusa Saito, Kousuke Taketomi, Megumi Muramoto, Atsuhito Horino
  • Patent number: 10081760
    Abstract: Compositions for stimulating hydrocarbon production from a subterranean formation are generally disclosed. In some embodiments, such compositions include olefinic ester compounds, such as alkyl esters of C10-18 unsaturated fatty acids. In some embodiments, the olefinic ester compounds are derived from a natural oil or a natural oil derivative, for example, by catalytic olefin metathesis. Uses of such compounds, such as in oil- and gas-production methods are also generally disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc.
    Inventors: Frederyk Ngantung, Robin Weitkamp
  • Patent number: 10080712
    Abstract: An oral composition is provided comprising at least 0.5% by weight of the composition of pyrophosphate in an orally acceptable carrier, wherein the pyrophosphate is provided by a mixture of disodium pyrophosphate and tetrapotassium pyrophosphate in a ratio from disodium pyrophosphate to tetrapotassium pyrophosphate in the range of from 1:0.4 to 1:1.2 and wherein the pH value of the composition is in the range of from 6.0 to 8.0. The oral composition can be used for prevention and control of tartar and/or calculus formation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Golam Faruque Khan, William Michael Glandorf
  • Patent number: 10080379
    Abstract: The present invention provides nutrient zinc and copper fortifying composition for food products. More particularly the present invention provides zinc and copper fortifying composition comprising zinc lactate gluconate, copper ion source, and class II preservative. The invention further provides a hydration supplement and a fortified water beverage to supplement the deficiencies of zinc in humans.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: Tata Global Beverages Ltd.
    Inventors: Pradeep Poddar, Henry Hidell, C. E. Agro, Michael Collette
  • Patent number: 10071031
    Abstract: Oral compositions and methods of use thereof are provided herein. The oral compositions comprise a first component comprising at least one Eh-raising compound and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, and a second component comprising at least one zinc compound, an anti-microbial agent and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2018
    Assignee: THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
    Inventors: Marvin Cohen, Susanne Cohen, Robert G. Flynn