Current Drug Delivery

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


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.


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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Article Details

Page: [299 - 305]
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/1567201811666140323131342
Price: $58