Orexa BV

Health through eating

The invention: Local administration of anaesthetics in the upper gastrointestinal tract of rats and humans increases food intake.


Patent application (May 2012). 

  • EU (Approval, July 2018)


AT, B, CH, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, NL, NO, PL, PT, SE, TR. 

  • US (Pending).


Broad claims for all local anaesthetics to increase food intake after both single and repeated administration.