Chitosan-magnesium aluminum silicate nanocomposite microspheres coated with poly(vinyl acetate phthalate) for controlled release of capecitabine

Sudha C. Angadi; Lata S. Manjeshwar; Tejraj M. Aminabhavi

Volume 3, Issue 9 , 2018, , Pages 550-557

  Nanocomposite microspheres of chitosan (CS) with magnesium aluminum silicate (MAS) and enteric coated with poly(vinyl acetate phthalate) (PVAP) have been prepared and examined for controlled release (CR) of capecitabine, an anticancer drug. The microspheres have been characterized by X-ray diffraction ...  Read More

Electrochemical sensing of anti-cancer drug (Capecitabine) by GC-MWCNT-PAMAM (G3)-AuNps electrode

Eagambaram Murugan; Chennakesavapuram R Akshata; Annie Stephy

Volume 2, Issue 3 , 2017, , Pages 176-183

  Capecitabine (CPT) is an oral antineoplastic prodrug of 5-Flurorouracil (5-FU), administered for the treatment of metastatic breast and colorectal cancers. Detection of trace quantity of Capecitabine in pharmaceutical drug dosages is very crucial and essential owing to its life threating toxic adverse ...  Read More