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NIOSOMES: A NEW TECHNIQUE FOR DRUG TARGETING
Rashad M. Kaoud*, Eman J. Heikal and Lina M. Jaafar
This is a review of the niosome as a drug carrier that increase drug bioavailability, improve skin penetration, releases the drug in a prolonged manner and is considered as drug targeting technique to specific organs in the body. The niosomal drug delivery system is a new drug delivery system composed of nano scale non-ionic vesicles made of non-ionic surfactants. Niosomes have the potential to decrease drug side effects and improve therapeutic efficacy in a variety of diseases, it can also serve as a carrier for drugs to be applied transdermally. This review provides an overview of various kinds of formulation, characterization and applications of niosomes.[Full Text Article]