Development of metronidazole colon specific drug delivery systems
- In: Industrial Pharmacy Section - Poster Session
- At: Cairo (Egypt) (2005)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: IPS-P-001
- By: NASRA (Pharmacy Faculty, Alexandria University, Department of Pharmaceutics, Alexandria, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): El Massik (Pharmacy Faculty, Alexandria University, ALEXANDRIA, Egypt)
Naggar (Pharmacy Faculty, Alexandria University, ALEXANDRIA, Egypt)
The ability of matrix, multilayer and compression coated tablets of metronidazole to reach the colon intact has been investigated in vitro using pectin as a carrier.
Matrix tablets containing various proportion of pectin in absence and presence of certain excipients were prepared by direct compression and wet granulation techniques.
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