Eutectic menthol-fatty acid combinations for wound healing

Joana Maria Marques Da Silva (Inventor), Carolina Velhinho Pereira (Inventor), Maria Francisca Mano (Inventor), Rui Luis Gonçalves Reis (Inventor), Alexandre Babo De Almeida Paiva (Inventor), Ana Alexandra Figueiredo Matias (Inventor), Ana Rita Cruz Duarte (Inventor)

Research output: PatentInternational PCT application


The present disclosure relates to a eutectic composition comprising menthol and a saturated fatty acid as a THEDES (therapeutic deep eutectic system), for use in medicine. The present disclosure further relates to the eutectic composition of menthol-fatty acids for use in therapeutic purposes such as for wound treatment, and/or for the treatment or prevention of microbial infection. The use of the eutectic composition as an enhancer of wound healing and as a drug resistance preventer/prophylactic agent is also encompassed.

Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2020174340
IPCA61P 43/ 00 A I, A61K31/045, A61K31/20,A61K9/00,A61P31/04, A61P43/00
Priority date25/02/19
Filing date21/02/20
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sept 2020


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