Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Drug Delivery
Volume 2016, Article ID 9324567, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9324567
Research Article

Etodolac Containing Topical Niosomal Gel: Formulation Development and Evaluation

Department of Pharmaceutics, M. M. College of Pharmacy, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana 133207, India

Received 30 March 2016; Accepted 12 June 2016

Academic Editor: Philippe Maincent

Copyright © 2016 Gyati Shilakari Asthana et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. N. Inoue, M. Nogawa, S. Ito, K. Tajima, S. Kume, and T. Kyoi, “The enantiomers of etodolac, a racemic anti-inflammatory agent, play different roles in efficacy and gastrointestinal safety,” Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 655–659, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. P. K. Chintala and J. Padmapreetha, “Formulation and in-vitro evaluation of gel containing ethosomes entrapped with etodolac,” International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Research, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 630–635, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  3. SS. Kumar, K. Masilamani, SS. Srinivas, and V. Ravichandiran, “Formulation and Physico-Chemical Evaluation of Ethylcellulose Microspheres Containing Etodolac,” in International Conference on Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, pp. 372–375, 2011.
  4. N. S. Barakat, “In vitro and in vivo characteristics of a thermogelling rectal delivery system of etodolac,” APPS Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 724–731, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. C. Tas, Y. Ozkan, A. Okyar, and A. Savaser, “In vitro and ex vivo permeation studies of etodolac from hydrophilic gels and effect of terpenes as enhancers,” Drug Delivery, vol. 14, no. 7, pp. 453–459, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. N. Sharma, G. Agarwal, A. C. Rana, Z. A. Bhat, and D. Kumar, “A review: transdermal drug delivery system: a tool for novel drug delivery system,” International Journal of Drug Development and Research, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 70–84, 2011. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. D. Bhowmik, M. Chiranjib Chandira, B. Jayakar, and K. P. Sampath, “Recent advances in transdermal drug delivery system,” International Journal of Pharmaceutical Technology, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 68–77, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  8. P. Balakrishnan, S. Shanmugam, W. S. Lee et al., “Formulation and in vitro assessment of minoxidil niosomes for enhanced skin delivery,” International Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol. 377, no. 1-2, pp. 1–8, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  9. P. U. M. Firthouse, S. M. Halith, S. U. Wahab, M. Sirajudeen, and S. K. Mohideen, “Formulation and evaluation of miconazole niosomes,” International Journal of PharmTech Research, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 1019–1022, 2011. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. A. A. H. Sathali and T. Sangeetha, “Formulation and evaluation of ocular niosomal in situ gel of levofloxacin hemihydrates,” Journal of Pharmacy Research, vol. 4, pp. 4331–4337, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  11. A. A. H. Sathali and G. Rajalakshmi, “Evaluation of transdermal targeted niosomal drug delivery of terbinafine hydrochloride,” International Journal of PharmTech Research, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 2081–2089, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. A. B. Solanki, J. R. Parikh, R. H. Parikh, and M. R. Patel, “Evaluation of different compositions of niosomes to optimize aceclofenac transdermal delivery,” Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 87–95, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. A. Jain, P. Deveda, and N. Vyas, “Development of antifungal emulsion based gel for topical fungal infections,” International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Development, vol. 2, pp. 18–25, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  14. K. Srikanth, M. Nappinnai, V. R. M. Gupta, and J. Suribabu, “Niosomes: a prominent tool for transdermal drug delivery,” Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 308–316, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. S. Arora, B. Prashar, H. Dhamija, A. Chandel, and V. Thakur, “Niosomes: the unique vesicular drug carriers,” Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 96–101, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  16. U. A. Shinde and S. S. Kanojiya, “Serratiopeptidase niosomal gel with potential in topical delivery,” Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol. 2014, Article ID 382959, 9 pages, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. O. S. Salih, L. H. Samein, and W. K. Ali, “Formulation and in vitro evaluation of rosuvastatin calcium niosomes,” International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 525–535, 2013. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. D. J. Shilpa and K. P. Vijay, “Formulation, development and evaluation of niosomal drug delivery system for clindamycin phosphate,” Pharma Science Monitor, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 256–274, 2014. View at Google Scholar