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Current Drug Delivery
ISSN (Print): 1567-2018
ISSN (Online): 1875-5704
VOLUME: 11
ISSUE: 3
DOI: 10.2174/1567201811666140323131342      Price:  $58









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

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Author(s): Beeravelli Sudhakar, Kothagunda NagaJyothi and K.V. Ramana Murthy
Pages 299-305 (7)
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.
Keywords:
Bioavailability enhancement, carrier systems, dissolution, nanosizing, nanosuspensions, parenteral.
Affiliation:
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, A.U. College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India-530003.