Different Methodology for Preparation of NLCs – A Review

Different Methodology for Preparation of NLCs – A Review

R.C.Doijad , S.V.Salve, Patil Anup

KIMSDTU’s Krishna Institute of Pharmacy, Karad, Maharashtra, India

Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Reviews

Nanotechnology in the formulation developed exponentially, the main objective or the basic aim has been on therapeutic undertaking, particularly for targetted drug therapy. Nanocarriers are at forefront of the rapidly developing field of nanotechnology with several potential applications in novel drug delivery, also in clinical medicines and research. Solid lipid nanoparticles are at the forefront of the rapidly developing field of nanotechnology with several potential applications in medicinal formulation and other varied sciences. Due to their unique size-dependent properties, lipid nanoparticles offer the possibility to develop new therapeutic effect. The incorporation of drugs into nanocarriers offers a new prototype in drug delivery that could be used for different levels of drug targeting. Nanostructure lipid carriers have attracted expanding scientific and commercial vigilance in the last couple of years as alternate carriers for the pharmaceutical consignment. Today’s new generation of nanostructured lipid carriers (NLCs) consisting of a lipid matrix with a special nanostructured has been developed. This nanostructure improves drug loading and firmly incorporates the drug during storage. The present review gives insights on the definitions and different techniques of preparation of NLCs.

Keywords: Nanotechnology, Solid lipid nanoparticles, Nanocarriers, nanostructured lipid carriers, novel drug delivery

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