Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQX: LXRP) Technology Offers Potentially Safer Method of Delivering Drug Therapies

  • Only company in the world with patent for the oral or ingestible delivery of all non-psychoactive cannabinoids
  • Uplisted to OTCQX® Best Market
  • Licensing model generates profit margins in excess of 90 percent

A new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine is the most comprehensive analysis of existing research on e-cigarettes, according to the New York Times (http://cnw.fm/Eay21). While warning against the risk of nicotine addiction posed by vaping, the report claimed “that the devices are safer than traditional smoking products and may help smokers quit, citing conclusive proof that switching can reduce smokers’ exposure to deadly tar, dangerous chemicals and other carcinogens.” Although nicotine is most often cited in indictments against smoking, it is not a carcinogen and appears to have little effect on cardiovascular health. Indeed, its use has been credited with health benefits (http://cnw.fm/Bay7u), with its bad rap being attributed to its method of delivery, such as inhaling tobacco smoke. This report highlights the importance of drug delivery methodologies like those developed by Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQX: LXRP). The company, recently uplisted to the OTCQX® Best Market, has developed technology that allows nicotine to be absorbed without smoking.

Lexaria’s DehydraTECH™ oral digestion technology is a ‘back office’ process that allows non-psychoactive cannabinoids, vitamins, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (“NSAIDs”) and nicotine to be absorbed at much higher rates. The company has been working with the National Research Council of Canada (“NRC”), an agency of the Canadian federal government, to explore…


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