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Nano and Microfibrillated Cellulose Chapter 6

Abuse Prevention by Controlled Release of Opioids from Micro to Nano-structured Silica Xerogel Delivery Systems

G. Toworfe, C. Anku, S. Radin, A. Zeiger, P. Ducheyne
Flowers Sch of Technology & Management, Germany

pp. 176 - 180

Keywords: controlled release, abuse, silica xerogels

This study proposes that release concentrations, of opioid, not exceeding therapeutic target levels can be achieved by incorporating the dosage in a nano-structurally optimized delivery material.