TITLE

Gum to replace needles?

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe;Feb2006, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Generex's development of a chewing gum as an alternative buccal drug delivery method for metformin, which is used for treating diabetes. Results from a small clinical trial suggest that the use of chewing gum could prevent gastrointestinal side-effects which usually accompany the use of metformin tablets
ACCESSION #
20228023

 

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