TITLE

CFC transition: the Emperor's new clothes. Each class of drug deserves a delivery system that meets its own requirements

AUTHOR(S)
Everard, Mark L.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Thorax;Oct2000, p811
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66877402

 

Related Articles

  • Aerosol Devices and Asthma Therapy. Berger, William // Current Drug Delivery;Jan2009, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p38 

    Aerosol delivery of asthma medications maximizes local effects in the lung and minimizes systemic effects compared with oral therapy. Both corticosteroids and bronchodilators are available in a variety of delivery devices for the treatment of asthma. The 1987 Montreal protocol requiring the...

  • New York Life leads the way with CFC-alternative options.  // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;1/25/93, Vol. 188 Issue 4, p5 

    Reports on the New York Life Insurance Co. building's retrofitting of its air conditioning system from chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) refrigerant to a non-CFC one. Reasons for conversion to CFC-free refrigerant; High cost of CFC refrigerant; CFC's environmental constraints; Retrofitting procedure;...

  • Recent Development of Drug Delivery Systems for the Treatment of Asthma and Related Disorders. Takizawa, Hajime // Recent Patents on Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery;Nov2009, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p232 

    It is well established that airway inflammatory processes are pivotal as the pathological features of asthma. Prominent infiltration of eosinophils and Th2 lymphocytes is a hallmark of the allergic inflammation, and inhaled corticosteroids markedly suppress such inflammatory changes, resulting...

  • A review: MUPS by extrusion spheronization Technique. Jogad, Nikhil P. // Journal of Pharmacy Research;Aug2010, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p1793 

    Today pelletization technology represents an efficient pathway for manufacture of drug delivery system. There is different pelletization and granulation techniques available to prepare drug loaded spherical particles or granules. Extrusion Spheronization is one of pelletization techniques and...

  • Earth-friendly inhaler targets asthma patients. Rodgers, Katie // Drug Topics;9/16/96, Vol. 140 Issue 18, p21 

    Reports on Proventil HFA (albuterol) as the first metered dose inhaler (MDI) to meet the specifications of the 1987 Montreal Protocol. Phaseout of all chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) propellants by January 1996 to stop the destruction of the earth's ozone layer; 3M Pharmaceuticals as developer of the...

  • Patients, physicians face CFC-HFA switch deadline. DeArment, Alaric // Drug Store News;12/8/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p42 

    The article reports on the plan of Food and Drug Administration to phase out CFC-propelled albuterol inhalers and adopted the regulations in May, which will take effect at the end of 2008 in New York. The author stated that the regulations require doctors to start prescribing inhalers that use...

  • IN SITU OPTHALMIC GELS: A DEVELOPING TREND. Rajas, Nittur Jayaprakash; kavitha, kunchu; Gounder, Theetha; Mani, Tamizh // International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review & Resear;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p8 

    Ophthalmic drug delivery is one of the most interesting and challenging endeavors facing the pharmaceutical scientists, the major problem encountered to pharmaceutical scientist is rapid precorneal elimination of the drug, resulting in poor bioavailability and therapeutic response, because of...

  • The Emperor Redux. Gerrold, David // Fantasy & Science Fiction;Dec96, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p45 

    Presents the short story `The Emperor Redux,' on an emperor's new clothes.

  • SCOPE THEATER PRESENTS.  // Scholastic Scope;3/12/2012, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p15 

    The play "The Emperor's New Clothes" is presented.

  • Napoleon's return. Vineberg, Steve // Christian Century;7/31/2002, Vol. 119 Issue 16, p43 

    Reviews the motion picture 'The Emperor's New Clothes.'

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics