Management of pain using transdermal patches

  title={Management of pain using transdermal patches},
  author={L. Mathews},
  journal={Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research},
  • L. Mathews
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Transdermal delivery is a non-invasive route of   drug administration through the skin surface that can deliver the drug at a predetermined rate across the dermis to achieve a local or systemic effect. It  is  potentially used as an alternative to oral route of drugs and hypodermic injections. Analgesics are mostly used for various diseases as most of them are associated with severe or mild pain .The use of analgesics as a pain relief patch is now being used commonly. A transdermal analgesic or… Expand
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