US Patent

Method of preparing a forskohlin composition from forskohlin extract and use of forskohlin for promoting lean body mass and treating mood disorders
US 5804596

Filling Date : Feb 27, 1997

Issue Date  : Sep 8, 1998

Inventors    : Muhammed Majeed, Viadimir Badmaey, R. Rajendran

Assignee    : Sabinsa Corporation

Abstract:

A method of promoting lean body mass in an individual is disclosed, comprising administering to the individual a lean body mass promoting effective amount of forskohlin. A method of treating a mood disorder is also disclosed, comprising administering to a patient in need thereof a mood disorder treating effective amount of forskohlin. Compositions suitable for promoting lean body mass and/or treating a mood disorder are also disclosed, the composition comprising about 1 to about 40% forskohlin in combination with at least one physiologically acceptable carrier or excipient. A method of preparing a forskohlin composition from a forskohlin extract of Coleus forskohlii plant is further disclosed, as well as a forskohlin composition prepared by the method.

Canadian Patent

Forskolin for promoting lean body mass
CA2281562

Filling Date : Feb 26, 1998

Issue Date  : June 17, 2008

Inventors    : Muhammed Majeed, Viadimir Badmaey, Ramaswamy Rajendran

Assignee    : Sabinsa Corporation

Abstract:

Use of forskolin for promoting lean body mass in a mammal or for shifting proportion between lean body mass and adipose tissue in favour of lean body mass in mammal is disclosed, as well as composition for such use.

European Patent

Forskolin for promoting lean body mass
EP0977564

Filling Date : Feb 26, 1998

Issue Date  : June 15, 2005

Inventors    : Muhammed Majeed, Viadimir Badmaey, Ramaswamy Rajendran

Assignee    : Sabinsa Corporation

Abstract:

Use of forskolin for promoting lean body mass in a mammal or for shifting proportion between lean body mass and adipose tissue in favour of lean body mass in mammal is disclosed, as well as composition for such use.

Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award

Sabinsa received the Research & Development Council of New Jersey’s 2004 Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award in the Consumer/Small Company category. The award recognized the innovation in developing ForsLean® ingredient and honored its U.S. patent (No. 5,804,596).