Journal: Journal of Pharmacy Research

Article Id: JPRS-PCS-00001333
Title: Pulsatile drug delivery system for chronopharmacological disorders: an overview
Category: Pharmaceutics
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    Pulsatile systems are gaining a lot of interest as they deliver the drug at the right site of action at the right time and in the right amount, thus providing spatial and temporal delivery thus increasing patient compliance. These systems are designed according to the circadian rhythm of the body. Chronotherapeutics is the discipline concerned with the delivery of drugs according to inherent activities of a disease over a certain period of time. It is becoming increasingly more evident that the specific time that patients take their medication may be even more significant than was recognized in the past. The tradition of prescribing medication at evenly spaced time intervals throughout the day, in an attempt to maintain constant drug levels throughout a 24-hour period, may be changing as researcher’s report that some medications may work better if their administration is coordinated with day-night patterns and biological rhythms. The potential benefits of chronotherapeutics have been demonstrated in the management of a number of diseases. In particular there is a great deal of interest in how chronotherapy can particularly benefit patients suffering from allergic rhinitis, rheumatoid arthritis and related disorders, asthma, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, and peptic ulcer disease.

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    Janugade B.U1*, Patil S. S2., Patil S.V. 1, Lade P. D.1

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    *1Shree Santkrupa College of Pharmacy, Ghogaon, Tal-Karad, Dist-Satara
    2Appasaheb Birnale College of Pharmacy, Sangali.


    For correspondence:Janugade B.U.,Shree Santkrupa College of Pharmacy,A/P: Ghogaon, Tal-Karad, Dist-Satara, Pin: 415111
    E-mail:bhagyesh19ster@gmail.com

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    Janugade B.U1*, Patil S. S2., Patil S.V. 1, Lade P. D.1

    Title:Pulsatile drug delivery system for chronopharmacological disorders: an overview
    Journal:Journal of Pharmacy Research
    Vol(issue):2(1)
    Year:2009
    Page No: (132-143)
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    Methodology:Pulsatile drug delivery, Circadian rhythm, Asthma, Chronobiology
    Research Materials:synthetic Drugs

Keywords

Pulsatile drug delivery Chronotherapeutics Circadian rhythm Asthma Chronobiology

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