Author(s): Rajendra Jangde

Email(s): rjangdepy@gmail.com

DOI: Not Available

Address: Rajendra Jangde*
University Institute of Pharmacy, Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (C.G.) 492010
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 1,      Issue - 4,     Year - 2011


ABSTRACT:
The drug delivery technology landscape has become highly competitive and rapidly evolving. More and more developments in delivery systems are being integrated to optimize the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of the therapy. Peptides, proteins and DNA-based therapeutics cannot be effectively delivered by conventional means. To control the delivery rate of active agents to a predetermined site in human body has been one of the biggest challenges faced by drug industry. Controlled release of drugs onto the epidermis with assurance that the drug remains primarily localized and does not enter the systemic circulation in significant amounts is an area of research that is successively done by the microsponge delivery system. When applied to the skin, the microsponge releases its active ingredient on a time mode and also in response to other stimuli (rubbing, temperature, pH, etc). Microsponge technology offers entrapment of ingredients and is believed to contribute towards reduced side effects, improved stability, increased elegance, and enhanced formulation flexibility. In addition, numerous studies have confirmed that microsponge systems are non-irritating, non-mutagenic, non-allergenic, and non-toxic. MDS technology is being used currently in cosmetics, over-the-counter (OTC) skin care, sunscreens and prescription products


Cite this article:
Rajendra Jangde. Microsponges for colon targeted drug delivery system: An overview. Asian J. Pharm. Tech. 1(4): Oct. - Dec. 2011; Page 87-93.


Recomonded Articles:

Author(s): Phatak Atul A., Chaudhari Praveen D.

DOI:         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Beedha. Saraswathi, Dr. T. Satyanarayana, K. Mounika, G. Swathi , K. Sravika, M. Mohan Krishna

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2018.00004.1         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Rajendra Jangde

DOI:         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Pawar Pravin, Yadav Adhikrao, Gharge Varsha

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2018.00038.7         Access: Closed Access Read More

Author(s): Babli Thakur, Vinay Pandit, Mahendra Singh Ashawat, Pravin Kumar

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2016.00006.4         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Kajal P. Badhe, R.B. Saudagar

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2016.00008.8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Sujata S. Sawant, Sangram S. Patil, Hemant S. Kandle, Manohar D. Kengar, Ganesh B. Vambhurkar, Mangesh A. Bhutkar

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2019.00029.1         Access: Closed Access Read More

Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Technology (AJPTech.) is an international, peer-reviewed journal, devoted to pharmaceutical sciences...... Read more >>>

RNI: Not Available                     
DOI: 10.5958/2231–5713 


Recent Articles




Tags