We jest……. on the news of Aurora Cannabis and CTT Pharmaceutical announcing the launch of their sublingual cannabis wafers. Possibly the persons in our header image at the Church of Cannabis may possibly want to order some in !
Here’s the press release
Aurora Cannabis and CTT Pharmaceutical Announce Launch of Sublingual Cannabis Wafers
Dissolve Strips ™ Now Out there to Aurora’s Canadian Healthcare Individuals
EDMONTONandHAMILTON, ON,Oct. eight, 2019/CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora”) (NYSE | TSX: ACB), the Canadian business defining the future of cannabis worldwide, and CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc., (“CTT”) (OTC | CTTH) announced right now the prosperous commercialization of CTT’s cannabinoid-infused sublingual wafers. The new cannabis item line, a initially of its type, has been launched by Aurora in the Canadian healthcare cannabis marketplace below the brand name “Dissolve Strips™”.
Aurora has an ownership interest in CTT of about 9%, with a warrant permitting it to raise its stake to 42.five%, and access to CTT’s sublingual wafers drug delivery technologies, which is patent protected or patent pending in several jurisdictions.
“Aurora’sDissolve Strips�liver special positive aspects more than other ingestible merchandise due to their ease of administration, discrete nature and correct dosage, that supplies extra fast bioavailability of cannabinoids through sublingual use,” mentionedTerry Booth, CEO of Aurora. “This adds but a different revolutionary supplying to our increasing portfolio of higher good quality, healthcare merchandise that we give our patient base, and is testament to our business top capacity to operate with technologies partners and regulators to bring new type things to marketplace quickly.”
CTT’s CEOCam Birge, added, “The item launch with Aurora of theDissolve Strips™ is a big milestone for us that marks the transition of CTT from a technologies improvement phase to a income producing phase. This is the culmination of years of challenging operate by our founder Dr. Modi and the complete CTT and Aurora item improvement teams. We are pretty proud of this co-achievement and congratulate Aurora for the considerable efforts and item enhancements to bringDissolve Strips™ to the cannabis marketplace. Our sights, on the other hand, are set a lot larger. The subsequent stage in our improvement will be the launch of a broader portfolio of special merchandise on a worldwide scale. We have been operating towards this, and I appear forward to reporting on our progress in the coming quarters.”
Orally Dissolvable Thin Film (“ODF”) Wafers (“wafers” or “sublinguals”) are a proprietary drug delivery mechanism in the type of paper-thin polymer films made use of as carriers for pharmaceutical agents that have the following advantages:
- ODF Wafer is taken orally but does not call for water or swallowing
- ODF Wafers dissolve promptly in the oral cavity (five-15 seconds), with the active ingredient quickly absorbed and diffused for direct access to the bloodstream.
- The active ingredient, when absorbed, can bypass the liver’s initially-pass impact, enhancing therapeutic outcomes and efficacy by way of enhanced bioavailability, and facilitates exceptional patient compliance.
- ODF Wafers are appropriate for a wide variety of sufferers, such as geriatric and pediatric sufferers who practical experience difficulty swallowing.