Patent Number: 7,732,492

Title: Nateglinide-containing preparation

Abstract: The present invention provides a small-sized preparation that is easy to take, containing 26% or more of nateglinide and 28% or more of at least one disintegrant selected from the group consisting of carmellose or salts thereof, sodium carboxymethyl starch, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, partly pregelatinized starch and low-substituted hydroxypropyl cellulose, based on the total mass of the preparation. The preparation of the present invention has high contents of nateglinide, which can be absorbed immediately to exhibit a hypoglycemic action.

Inventors: Makino; Chisato (Kawasaki, JP), Motomura; Erika (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Kunikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Andou; Takahiko (Yokkaichi, JP), Ninomiya; Nobutaka (Yokkaichi, JP), Yabuki; Akira (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Ajinomoto Co., Inc.

International Classification: A61K 31/13 (20060101); A61K 31/70 (20060101); A61P 3/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-06-08 0:00:00