Author(s): Anannya Bose, Subhabrota Majumdar, AsimHalder


DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2024.00276   

Address: Anannya Bose1*, Subhabrota Majumdar2, AsimHalder3
1Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, JIS University, Kolkata -700109, West Bengal, India.
2Calcutta Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology & A.H.S, Uluberia, Howrah -711316, West Bengal, India.
3School of Pharmaceutical Technology, Adamas University, Kolkata -700126, India.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 17,      Issue - 4,     Year - 2024

Glaucoma affects millions worldwide. Untreated, it might cause lifelong blindness. Traditional treatments have been limited and intrusive. Liposomes are changing glaucoma treatment. Phospholipid bilayer liposomes can carry medications for targeted administration. This innovative glaucoma medication has huge potential to transform the way we treat it. This essay will explain liposomes, how they function, and why they are a glaucoma therapy game-changer. Eyes have several sensory compartments. Eyes send brain impulses. Eye-aqueous humour production causes glaucoma. It mostly affects the over-50s. Glaucoma destroys retinal ganglion cells and the optic nerve, causing blindness. CO2 inhibitors treat it. This inhibitor keeps aqueous humour from the ocular fluid. Normal eye medication dosage. This ocular drug administration approach relies on nasolacrimal drainage and tears turnover to provide the usual dose form. Low bioavailability. Novel pharmaceutical delivery dose formulations can fix this. Nano co-adhesive compositions prolong ocular drug delivery. Liposomes cure glaucoma uniquely. Bioavailability lowers toxicity and dosage. Novel Drug Delivery System helps glaucoma patients worldwide. Liposomes drop IOP slowly. Aqueous liposomes have natural and synthetic phospholipid bilayers. Liposomes contain hydrophilic medicines. Liposomes resemble cells. Their properties make them cling to cells. Biocompatible liposomes increase drug solubility, stability, absorption, and toxicity. Conjunctiva and cornea interactions with liposomes impact tear dynamics and medication duration and frequency. Novel eye medication delivery methods are being investigated. This medicine administration at the proper place challenges drug delivery systems. Here are innovative ocular drug-delivery methods. Biocompatible liposomes improve drug solubility, stability, absorption, and toxicity. Liposomes affect tear dynamics and medication duration and frequency via interacting with the conjunctiva and cornea. Novel ocular medicine delivery techniques for various eye ailments are being explored. This medication administration at the right place challenges drug delivery systems. Innovative ocular drug-delivery systems will be reviewed here.

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Anannya Bose, Subhabrota Majumdar, AsimHalder. Liposomal drug delivery for glaucoma: Recent advancement in ocular therapy. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology.2024; 17(4):1741-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2024.00276

Anannya Bose, Subhabrota Majumdar, AsimHalder. Liposomal drug delivery for glaucoma: Recent advancement in ocular therapy. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology.2024; 17(4):1741-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2024.00276   Available on:

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