Current Drug Delivery

Istvan Toth
School of Pharmacy,University of Queensland
Brisbane, 4072
Australia

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Nanosuspensions as a Versatile Carrier based Drug Delivery System - An Overview

Author(s): Beeravelli Sudhakar, Kothagunda NagaJyothi and K.V. Ramana Murthy

Affiliation: Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, A.U. College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India-530003.

Keywords: Bioavailability enhancement, carrier systems, dissolution, nanosizing, nanosuspensions, parenteral.

Abstract:

Nanotechnology is being explored in many ways to design a new chemical entity (NCE) to an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). Of the different nanotechnologies, Nanosuspensions has gained a lot of interest due to its ease of production and applicability to a large number of drugs. This present review article on nanosuspensions is focused on the various principles, production techniques, stability problems, various marketed formulations and current trends associated with the nanosuspensions.

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Article Details

VOLUME: 11
ISSUE: 3
Page: [299 - 305]
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/1567201811666140323131342