Release characteristics of ibuprofen from excipient-loaded alginate gel beads

Sung Joo Hwang, Gye Ju Rhee, Ki Myung Lee, Kyoung Hee Oh, Chong Kook Kim

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Ibuprofen-loaded alginate beads were prepared and found to optimize in vitro release with zero-order kinetics. The release of ibuprofen could be controlled by adding excipients or by adjusting the NaAlg/ibuprofen ratio.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)125-128
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Pharmaceutics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1995 Mar 14

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Funding Information:
This work was supportedb y a researchg rant from the Institute of Medicinal Development, College of PharmacyC, hungnamN ationalUni-versitya nd from the ResearchC enterfor New Drug DevelopmenSt,e oulN ationalU niversity.

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmaceutical Science


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