Global Patent Index - EP 0996420 A2

EP 0996420 A2 2000-05-03 - MILD, LEAVE-ON ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS

Title (en)

MILD, LEAVE-ON ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS

Title (de)

VERBLEIBENDE ANTIMIKROBIELLE ZUSAMMENSETZUNGEN

Title (fr)

COMPOSITION NETTOYANTE LIQUIDE ANTIMICROBIENNE DOUCE A CONSERVER

Publication

EP 0996420 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98925006 A

Priority

  • US 9810978 W
  • US 86930397 A
  • US 86930197 A
  • US 86871897 A
  • US 96797297 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9855081A2] The present invention relates to a leave-on antimicrobial composition characterized in that it comprises from 0.001 % to 5 % of an antimicrobial active; from 0.05 % to 10 % of an anionic surfactant; from 0.1 % to 10 % of a proton donating agent; and from 0 % to 99.85 % of water; wherein the composition is adjusted to a pH of from 3.0 to 6.0; wherein the leave-on antimicrobial composition has a Gram Positive Residual Effectiveness Index of greater than 0.5; and wherein the leave-on antimicrobial composition has a Mildness Index of greater than 0.3. The present invention also relates to a leave-on antimicrobial cleansing composition which has a Gram Positive Residual Effectiveness Index of greater than 0.5. It also relates to a leave-on antimicrobial cleansing composition which has a One-wash Immediate Germ Reduction Index of greater than 1.0. The invention also encompasses methods for cleansing skin and providing residual effectiveness versus Gram positive bacteria using these products.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61K 7/50

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 8/00 (2006.01); A61K 8/33 (2006.01); A61K 8/36 (2006.01); A61K 8/362 (2006.01); A61K 8/365 (2006.01); A61K 8/368 (2006.01); A61K 8/46 (2006.01); A61K 8/49 (2006.01); A61K 8/58 (2006.01); A61Q 19/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 8/365 (2013.01); A61K 8/347 (2013.01); A61K 8/463 (2013.01); A61Q 17/005 (2013.01); A61Q 19/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9855081A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9855081 A2 19981210; WO 9855081 A3 19990311; AR 012240 A1 20000927; AU 745392 B2 20020321; AU 7704898 A 19981221; BR 9811706 A 20000725; CA 2291249 A1 19981210; CA 2291249 C 20040302; CN 1265028 A 20000830; CO 4940379 A1 20000724; EP 0996420 A2 20000503; JP 2001518941 A 20011016; PE 79499 A1 19991015

INPADOC legal status


2005-03-09 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040823

2002-10-09 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020823

2000-05-03 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991227

2000-05-03 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE