Albion International Inc.
|Albion International Inc. Patent applications|
|Patent application number||Title||Published|
|20130209577||Buffered Upper GI Absorption Promoter - The present invention relates to compositions of an active pharmaceutical compound or nutritional ingredient with one or more buffering agents between a pH of 1.0 and 6.0, preferably 2.0 and 4.0. The buffering agents are constituted to maintain or reduce the pH of the duodenal fluid in the proximal, mid and distal duodenum. The present invention further relates to methods of improving the absorption of an iron compound or an active pharmaceutical compound within the small intestine. The present compositions and methods improve absorption or bioavailability of the administered compositions.||08-15-2013|
|20120022162||Mixed Amino Acid/Mineral Compounds Having Improved Solubility - Mixed amino acid/mineral compounds can include at least two amino acids bound to a central mineral atom. The combination of amino acids can be tailored to provide improved solubility, absorption, and/or bioavailability of the mineral. Optionally, organic acids can be bound to the mineral or combined with the chelate in order to further improve solubility, absorption, and/or bioavailability. Compositions including one or more mixed amino acid/mineral compounds can be included in therapeutic regimens for indications in which the mineral may treat and/or prevent a condition or symptom.||01-26-2012|