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Lexaria Bioscience Corp.'s Versatile DehydraTECH(TM) Technology Improving Taste, Bioabsorption, Efficacy of Drugs

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  • Lexaria Bioscience is the global innovator behind the disruptive DehydraTECH(TM) drug delivery technology

  • DehydraTECH’s taste-masking capabilities eliminate the need for unwanted sweeteners or chemical masking agents

  • The technology also significantly increases the bioavailability of drugs, speeds up the rate of drug onset, and boosts brain absorption

  • DehydraTECH presents numerous opportunities and has been evaluated in R&D programs featuring DehydraTECH-processed nicotine, antivirals, and cannabidiol

Oral delivery is the easiest and most convenient way to administer medications, yet it is prevalently associated with patient noncompliance owing to many drugs’ bitter taste. The problem appears widespread and necessitating remedial bitterness-masking interventions. But as recently as 2013 (relative to the mid-19th century origin of the modern pharmaceutical industry), the taste-masking of oral solid dosage forms was still a major challenge that needed to be addressed by formulation or pharmaceutical scientists (https://cnw.fm/Wir6L).

The most commonly used taste-masking methods at that time were film coating and the use of sweeteners, sugars, or flavors, but the latter is considered ineffective due to its inability to adequately mask the...

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