ACTA Pharmaceutica Sciencia 2011 , Vol 53 , Num 3
RECENT ADVANCEMENTS IN SITE SPECIFIC MUCOADHESIVE DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND POLYMERS
SUNENA, NANDA ARUN
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hissar, Haryana (India) Mucoadhesive drug delivery systems are used to prolong the residence time of the dosage form at the site of application or absorption and to facilitate intimate contact of the dosage form with the underlying absorption surface to improve and enhance the bioavailability of drug. Keywords : MUCOADHESIVE, GASTRORETENTIVE, BIOAVAILABILITY, DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Istanbul Medipol University