|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A61K-047/00 A23K-001/175 A23L-001/30|
|미국특허분류(USC)||424/439; 424/400; 426/072; 426/074|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 2 인용 특허 : 21|
Amino acid chelates for enhancing the absorption and assimilation of essential minerals in the human diet. Calcium, magnesium and potassium picolinic acid salts are disclosed as food and beverage supplements to improve the nutritive capacity of food stuffs and beverages. A method of enhancing the nutritive value of food and beverages is also described.
1. A nutritionally enhanced beverage composition suitable for human consumption comprising: a liquid selected from the group consisting of milk, milk-based beverage, and mixtures thereof; and calcium picolinate. 2. The composition of claim 1 wherein from about 0.0001 mg to about 10,000.00 mg calcium picolinate is provided per 2 ounces of the composition. 3. The composition of claim 1 further comprising a sweetener selected from the group consisting of nutritive and non-nutritive sweeteners. 4. The composition of claim 1 further comprising an acidul...