Pharmacy - Course - Natural Polymers In Drug Delivery

  • Course Code: PHIP714
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (2Lec)
  • Course Type: Master Specialized Elective Courses (MSE)

Course Description

This course deals the student about the importance of natural polymers and mucilages that have evoked interest in pharmaceutical industry as excipients such as binders, disintegrants, diluents, gelling, thickening, suspending, and stabilizing agents. The uses of some important natural polymers and mucilages that extract form natural plants in drug delivery systems will also be discussed.