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Drug Delivery

Chitosan as a machine for biomolecule delivery: A review

The major role of biomolecules in treatment of different diseases has been proven by several studies. However, the main drawback in successful treatment by these molecules is designing of efficient delivery systems to fulfill all of the delivery purposes. HighlightsChitosan as a biopolymer for…
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Nanocarriers Mediated Cutaneous Drug Delivery

The cutaneous drug delivery represents an attractive option for the management of skin diseases. However, the skin has a very complex morphological structure, although the skin barrier is disrupted in some of dermatological diseases. Therefore, to safely overcome the skin barrier and to deliver…
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Polymers in Rectal Drug Delivery

Drug delivery through the mucosal membranes has been exploited to overcome the disadvantages associated with more popular routes such as oral and intravenous. Rectal drug delivery, by virtue of high permeability, direct access to blood stream, lower risk of overdose, and possibility of…
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Applications of Polymers in Parenteral Drug Delivery

Parenteral drug delivery plays a very vital role in pharmacotherapy of various acute and critical illnesses. Injectables have been preferred formulations over oral and topicals especially in case where rapid effects of drugs are required or prolongation of drug release is desired.This would not…
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