12. Medicinal Patches and Drug Nanoencapsulation: A noninvasive Alternative

  1. Ajay Kumar Mishra
  1. María H. Lissarrague1,2,
  2. Hernan Garate1,2,
  3. Melisa E. Lamanna1,2,
  4. Norma B. D'Accorso1 and
  5. Silvia N. Goyanes2

Published Online: 30 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch12

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics

How to Cite

Lissarrague, M. H., Garate, H., Lamanna, M. E., D'Accorso, N. B. and Goyanes, S. N. (2013) Medicinal Patches and Drug Nanoencapsulation: A noninvasive Alternative, in Nanomedicine for Drug Delivery and Therapeutics (ed A. K. Mishra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118636299.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    CIHIDECAR-CONICET, Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciencies - University of Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina

  2. 2

    LP&MC, IFIBA-CONICET, Department of Physics, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciencies - University of Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 22 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118414095

Online ISBN: 9781118636299

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Keywords:

  • Skin permeation;
  • passive transdermal patches;
  • active transdermal patches;
  • drug nanoencapsulation;
  • drug delivery;
  • triggered release;
  • transdermal delivery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of Passive Skin Permeation (Passive Patches)

  • Recent Development on Skin Permeation

  • Drug Encapsulation

  • Triggered Release

  • Conclusions