Advances in drug delivery are critical to improving cannabis-based products.
OXNARD, Calif., May 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CURE Pharmaceutical (OTC:CURR), an innovative drug delivery and development company, today announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 10,307,397, which covers the high load of bioactive cannabinoid molecules integrated into oral thin film dosage forms. The cannabinoids include cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
“Advances in drug delivery are critical to improving cannabis-based products,” said Rob Davidson, CEO of CURE Pharmaceutical. “This patent secures a critical advantage – the ability to deliver high loads of cannabinoid active molecules with an oral thin film for optimal efficacy and dosing frequency.”
A higher load in oral thin film means 30 percent or more of the cannabinoid molecule is integrated. So, for example, 30mg of cannabidiol (CBD) for a 100mg film. This is meaningful for CBD, as higher doses are often desirable for optimal effect on the endocannabinoid system. CURE has vertical research and manufacturing operations registered with the DEA to develop and manufacture cannabis-derived and synthetic cannabidiol-based products using its CUREfilm™ technology at its facility in Oxnard, Calif. With CUREfilm, the delivery of cannabinoids is easier and more effective as it offers increased bioavailability, ease and precision of dosing and greater palatability.This patent is co-assigned to CURE Pharmaceutical and Concept Matrix Solutions.
About CURE Pharmaceutical
CURE Pharmaceutical is a vertically integrated drug delivery and development company committed to improving drug efficacy, safety, and the patient experience through its proprietary drug dosage forms and delivery systems. CURE has a full-service cGMP manufacturing facility and is a pioneering developer and manufacturer of a patented and proprietary delivery system (CUREfilm™), one of the most advanced oral thin film on the market today. CURE is developing an array of products in innovative delivery platforms and partners with biotech and pharmaceutical companies. CURE has positioned itself to advance numerous therapeutic categories, including the pharmaceutical cannabis sector with partnerships in the U.S., Canada, and Israel. The company’s mission is to improve people’s lives by redefining how medicines are delivered and experienced. For more information about CURE Pharmaceutical, please visit its website at www.curepharma.com.
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