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Inventors Patent Analgesic Cream

February 13, 2013

• US Patent No. 8,337,869 B2; Two people from California have been awarded a patent for a topical composition having anti-inflammatory properties.

It consists of at least one complexed trace mineral consisting of copper organically bound to pyrrolidone carboxylate forming a copper-amino acid chelate; dipotassium glycyrrhizinate; at least one herbal extract; methyl salicylate; a component selected from the group consisting of methylsulfonylmethane, at least one non-steroidal anti-inflammatory alone or in combination, lysine-aspartate, at least one steroidal anti-inflammatory alone or in combination, and at least one non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and at least one non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier composition.

The patent was awarded to Robert L. Gross and Nancy L. Leventoff, both of Foster City, CA.
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