In one aspect, the present invention is concerned with a treatment where it is desired that an active agent is designed to be released immediately following administration and again at a time point some time after administration of the active agent. The present invention is particularly suited to administering an agent which may be released before sleep and whilst a subject is sleeping. As well as treating certain conditions by a particular regime, the invention also provides novel formulations for an immediate, followed by a delayed release of drug.
|Patent number||US2013017262 (A1)|
|Publication status||Published - 17 Mar 2013|
- drug delivery
- oral drug delivery
- controlled drug delivery