Preparation of solid dispersions of praziquantel by hot melt
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: FREITAS, Luis (University of São Paulo, RibeirÂo Preto, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): SILVA, ANDRESA (University of São Paulo, RIBEIRÂO PRETO, Brazil)
Araujo, Rafael (University of São Paulo, RIBEIRÂO PRETO, Brazil)
Praziquantel is a main choice in the treatment of schistossomosis, a serious health problem in Brazil and other developing coutries. However, high dosis are required for a proper therapeutical result, since it hás a low solubility in water. The solid dispersions have shown to be a simple method to improve drug solubility, and are usually prepared .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.