For additional reading on mucosal DDS, in my next chapter, I shall present a list of references that may be useful to give more insight into this delightful topic.
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Seham S. Abd E Hady, Nahed D. Mortada, Gehanne A. S. Awad, Noha M. Zaki, Ragia A. Taha. Development of in situ gelling and mucoadhesive mebeverine hydrochloride solution for rectal administration. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. 2003; 11(4):159-171.
Khalid U. Shah, PhD & Jose G. Rocca, PhD. Lectins as next generation mucoadhesive for specific targeting of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastrointestinal Targeting, Drug Delivery Technology. http://www.drugdeliverytech.com/cgi-bin/articles.cgi?idArticle=245.
Kok Khiang Peh, Choy Fun Wong. Polymeric films as vehicle for buccal delivery: Swelling, mechanical and bioadhesive properties. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1999; 2(2):53-61.
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Joe McDonough and Wade Schlameus.Uncontrolled growth of controlled selease drug delivery technology and markets. Pharmaceutical Research and Microencapsulation Specialists at the Southwest Research Institute.
Costas Kaparissides, Sofia Alexandridou, Katerina Kotti and Sotira Chaitidou.Recent advances in novel drug delivery systems. Azojono Journal Of Nanotechnology.2006; 10:2240/1110.
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Juan Manuel Llabot, Ruben Hilario Manzo and Daniel Alberto Allemandi. Double-layered mucoadhesive tablets containing nystatin. AAPS PharmSciTech 2002; 3 (3) article 22
K.P.R. Chowdary and Y. Srinivasa Rao .Design and in vitro and in vivo evaluation of mucoadhesive microcapsulesof glipizide for oral controlled release: a technical note. AAPS PharmSciTech 2003; 4 (3) Article 39.