lyophilized liposomal delivery system

lyophilized liposomal delivery system

Therapeutics An oral delivery system that allows a drug to pass through the GI tract to the small intestine without degrading the active agent; once in the small intestine, the liposome attaches itself to the intestinal wall allowing delivery of the therapeutic agent. See Liposome.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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