Applications of Polymers in Rate-Controlled Drug Delivery

  • Alejandro Zaffaroni
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Part of the Polymer Science and Technology book series (POLS, volume 14)

Abstract

In recent years, polymers have found functional uses as components of new dosage forms that precisely control the therapeutic administration of drugs. These developments, which came about because of the drawbacks of conventional dosage forms, promise advances in many areas of medical treatment.

Keywords

Dosage Form Delivery Rate Motion Sickness Control Delivery Oral Dosage Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alejandro Zaffaroni
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  1. 1.ALZA CorporationPalo AltoUSA

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