Method and apparatus for minimizing heat, moisture, and shear damage to medicants and other compositions during incorporation of same with edible films (3)
Country of Issue: United States
Patent Number: 9,155,698
Issue Date: September 3, 2019
Domain: Compositions for oral films
A medicant composition is provided. The composition includes a film layer and a powder matrix layer. The powder matrix layer includes a medicant. The powder matrix layer is applied to the film layer by admixing particulate to form a powder matrix and by then applying the powder matrix to the film layer by any desired method. The composition of the powder matrix is varied to alter the dissolution rate of the medicant, the adhesion of the medicant composition, and other physical properties of the powder matrix. The powder matrix layer can be cured.