Patent Number: 6,168,799

Title: .beta.-D-glucan topical composition

Abstract: A topical composition for healing treatment of burns and wounds and scarring therefrom has as the active ingredient cereal-derived (1-3) (1-4) .beta.-D-glucan at about 0.5-15 w/w percent. The composition may be formulated in various forms with creams and gels being preferred for application to the skin.

Inventors: Klein; Barbara K. (Lindstrom, MN)

Assignee: Brennen Medical, Inc.

International Classification: A61K 31/716 (20060101); A61K 8/73 (20060101); A61K 8/72 (20060101); A61Q 19/00 (20060101); A61K 007/00 (); A61K 007/06 (); A61K 007/42 (); A61K 031/70 (); A61K 031/715 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018