Composition For Treating Sulfur Mustard Toxicity And Methods Of Using Same

  • Published: Feb 19, 2009
  • Earliest Priority: Dec 03 2004
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One embodiment of the present invention provides a composition, comprising, in amounts effective to treat sulfur mustard or half sulfur mustard induced toxicity or skin damage: an agent that inhibits alkylation of -SH and >NH protein groups; an agent that reduces -SS- to SH; a scavenger of reactive oxygen species; a substrate that maintains tissue reduction-oxidation status; an agent that protects against invading inflammatory cells and associated oxidative stress; an antagonist of prostaglandin synthesis; and an agent that induces tissue regeneration. Methods of using the composition are also provided.

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  • Publication: Feb 19, 2009
  • Application: Dec 2, 2005
    US US 72028305 A
  • Priority: Dec 2, 2005
    US US 72028305 A
  • Priority: Dec 2, 2005
    US US 2005/0043341 W
  • Priority: Dec 3, 2004
    US US 63283404 P

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