Nanosuspensions as a Versatile Carrier based Drug Delivery System - An Overview
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.
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.
Keywords: Bioavailability enhancement, carrier systems, dissolution, nanosizing, nanosuspensions, parenteral.
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