Classification of Drug Delivery Systems

  • Hamid Reza RezaieEmail author
  • Mohammadhossein Esnaashary
  • Abolfazl Aref arjmand
  • Andreas Öchsner
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


As stated in the last chapter, a drug delivery system is responsible to influence and determine the concentration profile of a drug, the kinetics of drug release, the site, and duration of drug action, and finally prevent the unwelcome side effects of a drug.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hamid Reza Rezaie
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohammadhossein Esnaashary
    • 1
  • Abolfazl Aref arjmand
    • 1
  • Andreas Öchsner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Engineering Materials, Ceramic and Biomaterial DivisionIran University of Science and TechnologyTehranIran
  2. 2.Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringEsslingen University of Applied SciencesEsslingenGermany

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