Development and in vivo evaluation of gastroretentive delivery systems for cefuroxime axetil.

@article{Rao2013DevelopmentAI,
  title={Development and in vivo evaluation of gastroretentive delivery systems for cefuroxime axetil.},
  author={Govikari Koteshwar Rao and Praveen Kumar Mandapalli and Rajendraprasad Manthri and Veerareddy Prabhakar Reddy},
  journal={Saudi pharmaceutical journal : SPJ : the official publication of the Saudi Pharmaceutical Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={53-9}
}
The purpose of this investigation was to design and develop gastroretentive dosage form for cefuroxime axetil using floating tablet approach with various grades of hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose. Cefuroxime axetil is known to have low bioavailability, short half-life and is absorbed largely from upper GIT. Sodium bicarbonate was used in the dosage form as a… CONTINUE READING