Transdermal Drug Delivery: Clinical Considerations for the Obstetrician–Gynecologist

  title={Transdermal Drug Delivery: Clinical Considerations for the Obstetrician–Gynecologist},
  author={R. Potts and R. Lobo},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • R. Potts, R. Lobo
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • INTRODUCTION: The first transdermal drug delivery system was introduced in the United States over 20 years ago. Created as an alternative route of administration to improve patient compliance as well as to reduce side effects, the transdermal delivery of drugs now represents a $1.5 to $2 billion market and is growing rapidly. DATA SOURCES: The medical literature from 1980 to 2005 was searched using the PubMed search engine. The search term was “transdermal,” limited to human clinical trials… CONTINUE READING
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