Hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin-flutamide inclusion complex. II. Oral and intravenous pharmacokinetics of flutamide in the rat.

PURPOSE The objective of this work was to determine the pharmacokinetics of flutamide (FLT) and its active metabolite, 2-hydroxy-flutamide (FLT-2-OH) in rats, following formulation in hydroxypropyl-Beta-cyclodextrin (FLT-HPBetaCyD). METHODS The pharmacokinetics of FLT-HPBetaCyD, FLT-suspension (FLT-SUSP), and FLT-solution (FLT-COSOLV) were compared after… (More)