The Potential of Statins for Buccal Delivery

Statins minimize the endogenous synthesis of cholesterol preventing the onset and development of atherosclerosis and are therefore used as an effective treatment against primary hypercholesterolemia. Statins do exhibit antiinflammatory, vasculoprotective, and antioxidant effects. The promising delivery of statins across the buccal mucosa poses a continuing… CONTINUE READING