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1. (WO2018220544) XIBORNOL FOR USE IN THE TREATMENT OF ACNE VULGARIS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/220544    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2018/053837
Publication Date: Fri Dec 07 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Thu May 31 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: A61K 31/05
A61P 17/10
Applicants: ABIOGEN PHARMA SPA
Inventors: TRASCIATTI, Silvia
Title: XIBORNOL FOR USE IN THE TREATMENT OF ACNE VULGARIS
Abstract:
The use of xibornol as an active agent in the treatment of acne vulgaris is disclosed, said xibornol having shown a remarkable bacteriostatic and bactericidal action on the bacterium mainly responsible of the onset and worsening of acne vulgaris, i.e. the bacterium Propionibacterium acnes. Pharmaceutical or cosmetic compositions comprising xibornol and suitable pharmaceutically or cosmetically acceptable excipients, for use in the treatment of acne vulgaris are also disclosed.