Mucoadhesive formulations of theophylline

S. Pandey, M. Pai, U. V. Singh, N. Udupa

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Buccal mucoadhesive films and mucoadhesive gels of theophylline were prepared using Hydroxy Propyl Methyl Cellulose (HPMC), Ethyl cellulose (EC), and Carbopol. The drug release pattern and stability of these formulations were studied. The in vitro drug release and in situ intestinal drug absorption were higher with formulations containing Carbopol.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-243
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 07-1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmaceutical Science


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