Topical Pharmaceutical Formulations and Methods of Treatment

John Staniforth (Inventor), Michael J Tobyn (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


In certain embodiments, the present invention is directed to a pharmaceutical formulation for topical administration on a mammal, comprising a unit dose of a therapeutically effective amount of a therapeutic agent and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier medium therefor, said formulation being solid at ambient temperature and having a softening point of not higher than 35 DEG C, such that when the formulation is placed in continuous contact with the skin of a mammalian patient, it is softened to a consistency to effect substantial application of the unit dose of said therapeutic agent onto a desired skin area of the mammalian patient within a time period of less than 10 minutes.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO0200203A1
Priority date26/06/00
Filing date26/06/01
Publication statusPublished - 3 Jan 2002

Bibliographical note

0015617.4 originally entered as priority, changed to match Espacenet format


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