Stability Issues Related to Nanosuspensions: A Review

Author(s): Vijay Agarwal, Meenakshi Bajpai.

Journal Name: Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology

Volume 1 , Issue 2 , 2013

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Nowadays, nanosuspension is a growing approach for pharmaceutical product development due to several unique properties applicable in pharmaceutical field. This article reviews the physical and chemical stability of nanosuspensions, their mechanism, and the factors which affect the stability. Some common factors responsible for nanosuspensions instability and few significant strategies used to overcome the stability problem are also discussed.

Keywords: Agglomeration, nanosuspension, ostwald ripening, stability issues, stability of nanosuspension, steric stabilization.

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Year: 2013
Page: [85 - 92]
Pages: 8
DOI: 10.2174/2211738511301020004

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