Biohit Oyj | Date: 2013-03-12
The present invention relates to a non-toxic composition containing one or more cysteine compounds selected from L- or D-cysteine, N-acetyl cysteine, and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, for decreasing the risk of a subject contracting cancer of the stomach, the small intestine and the colon, by locally binding aldehydes present in the stomach, and optionally also separately the aldehydes carried to the small intestine or the colon, or both, whereby the composition is formulated with the help of two or more additives into controlled-release tablets containing at least one additive selected from cationic and gel-forming polymers, which tablets are formed from two or more separate layers with different release profiles, whereby the cysteine compounds are added both into the inner layer(s) and into the tablet material surrounding these.
Biohit Oyj | Date: 2013-03-12
The present invention relates to non-toxic composition containing, as active compounds, one or more aldehyde-binding compounds, such as L- or D-cysteine, N-acetyl cysteine, and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and optionally one or more further active compounds selected from sulphites and xylitol, the composition being used for decreasing the risk of a subject contracting cancer of the stomach, and indirectly of the small intestine and the large intestine. The composition is formulated into a controlled-release formulation consisting of granules contained in a capsule.
Biohit Oyj | Date: 2011-01-11
The object of the invention is the use of compounds comprising one or more free sulphhydryl or amino groups for preparing a pharmaceutical composition for locally binding acetaldehyde in saliva, the stomach or the large intestine, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the said compounds.
Biohit Oyj | Date: 2013-05-28
The present invention concerns a non-toxic solid pharmaceutical composition for oral administration, containing one or more cysteine compounds from the group of L-cysteine, D-cysteine and N-acetyl cysteine, combined with one or more additional active agents, at least one of which being selected from cystine, glutathione and methionine, the composition further containing one or more pharmaceutical additives. Further, the invention concerns a method for reducing the incidence of severe headaches, particularly migraine and/or cluster headaches.
Biohit Oyj | Date: 2012-09-04
Data processors and computer software for automating and calibrating liquid and reagent handling and dilution laboratory apparatus and instruments; laboratory calibration equipment for calibrating pipettes used for measuring and diagnostic testing of analytical chemical compositions. Calibration of pipettes and pipettors to ensure proper supply of specified volumes of liquid; pipetting application services, namely, research and development in the field of reprogramming and configuring pipetting devices for laboratory and scientific use.