Patent Number: 8,722,101

Title: Use of iron(III) complex compounds

Abstract: The present invention relates to novel therapeutic uses of iron(III) complex compounds with carbohydrates or derivatives thereof, in the preparation of a medicament for improving immune defence and/or brain performance.

Inventors: Tanner-Baumgartner; Jessica (St. Gallen, CH), Chandra; Ranjeet (Etobicoke, CA), Geisser; Peter (St. Gallen, CH)

Assignee: Vifor (International) AG

International Classification: A61K 33/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018