Drug delivery via the mucous membranes of the oral cavity.

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The delivery of drugs via the mucous membranes lining the oral cavity (i.e., sublingual and buccal), with consideration of both systemic delivery and local therapy, is reviewed in this paper. The structure and composition of the mucosae at different sites in the oral cavity, factors affecting mucosal permeability, penetration enhancement, selection of… (More)

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@article{Harris1992DrugDV, title={Drug delivery via the mucous membranes of the oral cavity.}, author={Dot Harris and Joseph R. Robinson}, journal={Journal of pharmaceutical sciences}, year={1992}, volume={81 1}, pages={1-10} }