Author(s): Stanekzai Azimullah, Sudhakar CK, Ashish M

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DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00359.5   

Address: Stanekzai Azimullah1, Sudhakar CK2, Ashish M2
1Assistant Professor at Kabul University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics.
2Assistant Professor at Lovely Institute of Technology (Pharmacy) School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Lovely Professional University Phagwara, Punjab.
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Published In:   Volume - 13,      Issue - 4,     Year - 2020

Surfactant are surface-active agent, which reduce or lower the interface tension between two phase systems. Such concept were utilized in the drug delivery, surfactant vesicles (SV) niosomes. Niosomes are second generation of liposome which slightly different in composition of liposomes. Surfactant play significant role for noisome formation and utilization of different surfactant can possess different properties depending upon the surfactant such as bola surfactant, gemini surfactant. Bola surfactant niosomes have been used as topical for the treatment to skin cancer. Gemini based surfactant niosomes they are main comprised of amino acid-based surfactants and they have shown good penetration enhancer of drug into the skin. Gemini based niosomes able to delivery of anti-diabetics, chemotherapeutics, analgesic and antibiotics to treat different diseases. Surfactant vesicles are more prominent in delivering the drugs in controlled manner to skin through topical and transdermal route.

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Stanekzai Azimullah, Sudhakar CK, Ashish M. Recent Advance in Surfactant Vesicles Niosome for Delivery of Therapeutics and its Application. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2020; 13(4):1995-1999. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00359.5

Stanekzai Azimullah, Sudhakar CK, Ashish M. Recent Advance in Surfactant Vesicles Niosome for Delivery of Therapeutics and its Application. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2020; 13(4):1995-1999. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00359.5   Available on:

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