Design and evaluation of transdermal drug delivery system for curcumin as an anti-inflammatory drug.


The purpose of this research was to develop a matrix-type transdermal therapeutic system containing herbal drug, curcumin (CUR), with different ratios of hydrophilic (hydroxyl propyl methyl cellulose K4M [HPMC K4M]) and hydrophobic (ethyl cellulose [EC]) polymeric systems by the solvent evaporation technique. Different concentrations of oleic acid (OA) were… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/03639040802266782