Lexaria Bioscience’s (CSE: LXX) (OTCQX: LXRP) 2.0 version of its patented DehydraTECH(TM) oral drug-delivery technology has demonstrated its power to deliver more cannabidiol (“CBD”) into the bloodstream than generic industry-control formulations (http://ibn.fm/Utl7A). An article discussing the company reads, “The company’s 2.0 technology is specifically being developed for effectiveness in helping to deliver its drug payload across the blood-brain barrier, a natural biological system of blood vessels and endothelial cells that bar most drugs from accessing the brain’s central-nervous-system hierarchy. The ability to effectively deliver drugs to the brain is of keen interest to developers of drugs designed to beneficially target the central nervous system. . . . Lexaria’s research and development showed that DehydraTECH version 2.0 was able to deliver 1,937% more CBD into brain tissue than generic industry-control formulations and 487% more than the original DehydraTECH technology, according to the company’s news release.”
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About Lexaria Bioscience Corp.
Lexaria Bioscience is a global innovator in drug-delivery platforms. The company’s patented DehydraTECH drug-delivery technology changes the way active pharmaceutical ingredients enter the bloodstream, promoting healthier ingestion methods, lower overall dosing and higher effectiveness for lipophilic active molecules. DehydraTECH increases bioabsorption, reduces time of onset and masks unwanted tastes for orally administered bioactive molecules including cannabinoids, vitamins, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (“NSAIDs”), nicotine and other molecules. Lexaria has licensed DehydraTECH to multiple companies in the cannabis industry for use in cannabinoid beverages, edibles and oral products, as well as to a world-leading tobacco producer for the development of smokeless, oral-based nicotine products. Lexaria operates a licensed, in-house research laboratory and holds a robust intellectual property portfolio with 16 patents granted and over 60 patents pending worldwide. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.LexariaBioscience.com.
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