Patent Number: 6,306,828

Title: Enantiomerically-enhanced nutritional energy substrates

Abstract: Synthetic enantiomeric esters are employed as energy substrates for parenteral or enteral nutritional formulations. The substrates are provided in substantially monoisomeric or anomeric forms readily utilized in patient metabolism.

Inventors: Trimbo; Susan (Evanston, IL), Leverve; Xavier (Grenoble, FR), Rowe; Bruce (Evanston, IL), Rose ; Francis (Paris, FR), Pereira; David Eugene (Crystal Lake, IL), Jonas; Patrick Francis (Waukegan, IL)

Assignee: Baxter International, Inc.

International Classification: A23D 9/007 (20060101); A23D 9/013 (20060101); A23L 1/30 (20060101); A61K 31/22 (20060101); A61K 31/21 (20060101); C07C 69/00 (20060101); C07C 69/675 (20060101); A61K 031/70 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018