Patent Number: 7,612,111

Title: Esterified fatty acid composition

Abstract: The invention is directed to compositions comprising lecithin, olive oil, esterified fatty acids and mixed tocophenols for use in the treatment and prevention of various types of arthritis and other inflammatory joint conditions, periodontal diseases and psoriasis, which avoid many of the side effects associated with known treatments. The compositions of the present invention have the advantage of increased stability, a reduction of arachidonic acid in cells, a reduction in eicosanoid production and enhanced cell regulation and communication. Also disclosed are methods for using the compositions for treatment and prevention.

Inventors: Spencer; William P. (Escondido, CA), Millsap; Patrick S. (San Diego, CA)

Assignee: Imagenetix, Inc.

International Classification: A61K 31/19 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017