US 9,808,010 B2
Chewable composition
Dan Coleman, Wentzville, MO (US); and Steve Standley, Hazelwood, MO (US)
Assigned to VIRBAC CORPORATION, Fort Worth, TX (US)
Filed by VIRBAC CORPORATION, Fort Worth, TX (US)
Filed on Jul. 6, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/791,996.
Prior Publication US 2017/0006894 A1, Jan. 12, 2017
Int. Cl. A61K 9/00 (2006.01); A61K 31/506 (2006.01); A61K 31/7048 (2006.01); A61K 47/10 (2017.01); A61K 47/26 (2006.01); A61K 47/38 (2006.01); A61K 47/44 (2017.01); A61K 47/46 (2006.01); A23K 20/105 (2016.01); A23K 20/121 (2016.01); A23K 20/158 (2016.01); A23K 20/163 (2016.01); A23K 50/42 (2016.01); A23L 27/26 (2016.01); A23L 27/30 (2016.01); A23L 29/00 (2016.01); A23L 29/30 (2016.01); A01N 43/90 (2006.01); A61K 31/4985 (2006.01); A23K 20/195 (2016.01); A23K 50/40 (2016.01); A61K 9/20 (2006.01); A61K 9/14 (2006.01)
CPC A01N 43/90 (2013.01) [A23K 20/105 (2016.05); A23K 20/121 (2016.05); A23K 20/158 (2016.05); A23K 20/163 (2016.05); A23K 20/195 (2016.05); A23K 50/40 (2016.05); A23K 50/42 (2016.05); A23L 27/26 (2016.08); A23L 27/30 (2016.08); A23L 29/03 (2016.08); A23L 29/04 (2016.08); A23L 29/30 (2016.08); A61K 9/0056 (2013.01); A61K 31/4985 (2013.01); A61K 31/506 (2013.01); A61K 31/7048 (2013.01); A61K 47/10 (2013.01); A61K 47/26 (2013.01); A61K 47/38 (2013.01); A61K 47/44 (2013.01); A61K 47/46 (2013.01); A23V 2002/00 (2013.01); A61K 9/146 (2013.01); A61K 9/2013 (2013.01); A61K 9/2054 (2013.01)] 25 Claims
 
1. An extruded chewable composition, comprising, in percentages by weight of a total weight of the composition (w/w):
at least one pharmaceutically active ingredient component;
solid components including:
at least one flavor including more than 10% (w/w) of a meat flavor; and
at least one disintegrant including at least 10% (w/w) of at least one non-starch disintegrant, and
flowable components including:
from 5% to 15% (w/w) of a flowable oil; and
from 10% to 20% (w/w) of glycerin,
wherein a relative amount of the flowable oil is from 20 parts to 60 parts for 100 parts (w/w) of the flowable oil and glycerin,
wherein the composition contains less than 2% (w/w) unbound water.