Patent Number: 6,309,664

Title: Methods, uses and compositions of fluid petrolatum

Abstract: A fluid preparation of petrolatum capable of being sprayed on to a surface. The preparation includes paucilamellar lipid vesicles containing the petrolatum. Preferably, petrolatum comprises about 20-30% or more of the total weight of the vesicles. Methods of protecting the skin of mammals using the fluid preparation of petrolatum are also discussed.

Inventors: Mathur; Rajiv (Sewell, NJ), Lawrence; Nadya (Cape May, NJ)

Assignee: Igen, Incorporated

International Classification: A61K 8/31 (20060101); A61K 8/30 (20060101); A61K 8/14 (20060101); A61Q 17/00 (20060101); A61K 009/127 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018