Formulation and Pharmaceutical Evaluation of Bioadhesive Vaginal Tablets of Fluconazole
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: AFIFI, Nagia (Faculty of Pharmacy,German University in Cairo (GUC), Pharmaceutical Technology, Cairo, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): Makky, A.M. (Cairo University and Misr University for Science And Technology (MUST), Cairo, Egypt)
Hashad, A.M. (Faculty of Pharmacy,German University in Cairo (GUC), Cairo, Egypt)
Fluconazole is an anti-fungal drug usually orally administered in treatment of vaginal infections.
Fluconazole is formulated as a bioadhesive vaginal tablet. This allows prolonged local drug delivery that enhances clinical efficiency and minimizes systemic delivery to avoid side effects.
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