Patent Number: 8,580,300

Title: Pharmaceutical formulation for treating the upper digestive tract

Abstract: The invention relates to an effervescent tablet for preparing a mouth rinsing solution, wherein the effervescent tablet exhibits a high release rate of budesonide. A high availability of the active ingredient during use as a mouth rinsing solution on the inflamed mucosa of the upper digestive tract is thereby achieved. The advantage of the formulation according to the invention lies in the bioavailability comparable to oral forms of administration, which allows the formulation to be used safely over an extended period of time.

Inventors: Wilhelm; Rudolf (Bischweier, DE), Markus; Prols (Freiburg/Breisgau, DE)

Assignee: Dr. Falk Pharma GmbH

International Classification: A61K 9/20 (20060101); A61K 31/56 (20060101); A61K 9/46 (20060101); A61K 31/58 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-11-12 0:00:00