Innovations in bioadhesive vaginal drug delivery system.

  title={Innovations in bioadhesive vaginal drug delivery system.},
  author={Pallavi Bassi and Gurpreet Kaur},
  journal={Expert opinion on therapeutic patents},
  volume={22 9},
INTRODUCTION Vagina, due to its anatomical position and physiological characteristics is increasingly being explored as a site for drug delivery in recent years. This route coupled with bioadhesion phenomena has born fruitful results in delivering drugs both locally as well as systemically. AREAS COVERED Bioadhesive vaginal drug delivery system has been used for the treatment of local diseases affecting the vagina like candidiasis, STD, vaginal dryness, and so on. Also, research has… CONTINUE READING