Patent Number: 6,169,083

Title: Preventives/remedies for stomatitis

Abstract: The invention relates to agents for treating and preventing stomatitis, comprising an L-carnosine zinc salt or L-carnosine-zinc complex, or such a compound and sodium alginate. The agents are excellent in therapeutic and preventive effects on stomatitis and particularly exhibit marked effects on stomatitis caused by chemotherapy or radiotherapy for cancer.

Inventors: Hirano; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Katayama; Shirou (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Zeria Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

International Classification: A61K 33/30 (20060101); A61K 8/44 (20060101); A61K 8/30 (20060101); A61K 38/05 (20060101); A61K 9/00 (20060101); A61K 47/36 (20060101); A61K 31/4172 (20060101); A61K 31/4164 (20060101); A61Q 11/00 (20060101); A61K 31/555 (20060101); A61K 031/555 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018