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The present invention provides solid pharmaceutical compositions for improved delivery of a wide variety of pharmaceutical active ingredients contained therein or separately administered. In one embodiment, the solid pharmaceutical composition includes a solid carrier, the solid carrier including a substrate and an encapsulation coat on the substrate. The encapsulation coat can include different combinations of pharmaceutical active ingredients, hydrophilic surfactant, lipophilic surfactants and triglycerides. In another embodiment, the solid pharmaceutical composition includes a solid carrier, the solid carrier being formed of different combinations of pharmaceutical active ingredients, hydrophilic surfactants, lipophilic surfactants and triglycerides. The compositions of the present invention can be used for improved delivery of hydrophilic or hydrophobic pharmaceutical active ingredients, such as drugs, nutritional agents, cosmeceuticals and diagnostic agents.

Title
Solid carriers for improved delivery of active ingredients in pharmaceutical compositions
Application Number
10/428341
Publication Number
6923988 (B2)
Application Date
May 1, 2003
Publication Date
August 2, 2005
Inventor
Feng Jing Chen
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Mahesh V Patel
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Agent
Thorpe North & Western
Assignee
Lipocine
UT, US
IPC
A61F 002/00
A61K 009/48
A61K 009/22
A61K 009/20
A61K 009/14
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