Bioadhesive Dosage Forms for Esophageal Drug Delivery

Abstract

The esophagus as a site for drug delivery has been much overlooked in comparison to the remainder of the gastrointestinal tract. The low permeability and transient nature of the esophagus means that it is unsuitable for delivery of drugs for systemic action. However, esophageal disorders including fungal infection, cancers, motility dysfunction, and damage… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11095-004-1183-5

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