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Prosochit: a novel excipient for delivering drugs having solubility and permeability challenges
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Poster
- By: OLORUNSOLA, Emmanuel (University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria, Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology)
- Co-author(s): Emmanuel Oluwatoyin Olorunsola: Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
Michael Adikwu: Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria
BackgroundSolubility and permeability are the two basic requirements for orally administered drugs. Over 66 % of such drugs have different types and extents of bioavailability challenges. Prosopis seed gum is a strong binder while crab shell chitosan is a disintegrant and permeation enhancer.
Prosopis gum and crab shell chitosan were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
Last update 13 May 2019