Patent Number: 6,165,482

Title: Gastrointestinal drug composition

Abstract: A composition for treating the gastrointestinal tract comprising a porous insoluble absorbent in which the pores of the insoluble absorbent are clogged by a coating material which causes the insoluble absorbent to adhere to the gastrointestinal lining. Active ingredients, including antacids, antibiotics, antibacterial agents, platelet inhibitors, antispasmodics, and soporifics, can be mixed with or absorbed into the composition.

Inventors: Grimberg; Georges Serge (Paris 75007, FR)


International Classification: A61K 33/44 (20060101); A61K 9/16 (20060101); A01N 025/08 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013