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  1. 1. PARENTERAL CONTROLLED DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEM Prepared By SAI S. V M.Pharm – I st Year Dept. of Pharmaceutics KLE University, Belgaum.
  2. 2. <ul><li>Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>Objective </li></ul><ul><li>Additives used in formulation </li></ul><ul><li>Routes of administration </li></ul><ul><li>Approaches for formulation </li></ul><ul><li>Type of formulation </li></ul><ul><li>Classification </li></ul><ul><li>Approaches for formulations of Implants </li></ul><ul><li>Infusion Devices </li></ul><ul><li>References </li></ul>CONTENTS
  3. 3. Objectives <ul><li>Site-specific delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced side effects </li></ul><ul><li>Increased bio-availability </li></ul><ul><li>Increased therapeutic effectiveness </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Improved patient convenience and compliance. </li></ul><ul><li>Reduction in fluctuation in steady-state levels. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased safety margin of high potency drugs. </li></ul><ul><li>Maximum utilization of drug. </li></ul><ul><li>Reduction in health care costs through improved therapy, shorter treatment period, less frequency of dosing </li></ul>Advantages over conventional drug delivery system
  5. 6. <ul><li>Decreased systemic availability </li></ul><ul><li>Poor in vitro-in vivo correlation </li></ul><ul><li>Possibility of dose dumping. </li></ul><ul><li>Retrieval of drug is difficult in case of toxicity, poisoning or hypersensitivity reactions. </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced potential for dosage adjustments. </li></ul><ul><li>Higher cost of formulations. </li></ul>Disadvantages of controlled release dosage forms
  6. 7. <ul><li>Intravascular </li></ul><ul><li>Intramuscular </li></ul><ul><li>Subcutaneous </li></ul><ul><li>Intradermal </li></ul><ul><li>Intraarticular </li></ul><ul><li>Intraspinal </li></ul><ul><li>Intrathecal </li></ul><ul><li>Intracardiac </li></ul><ul><li>Intrasynovial </li></ul><ul><li>Intravaginal </li></ul><ul><li>Intraarterial </li></ul>Routes of administration
  7. 8. CHARACTERISTICS <ul><li>Free from living microbes </li></ul><ul><li>Free from microbial products such as pyrogens </li></ul><ul><li>Should match the osmotic nature of the blood </li></ul><ul><li>Free from chemical contaminants </li></ul><ul><li>Matching specefic gravity </li></ul>
  8. 9. ADDITIVES USED DURING FORMULATION OF PARENTRALS <ul><li>Vehicles </li></ul><ul><li>Stabilizers </li></ul><ul><li>Buffering agents </li></ul><ul><li>Tonicity factors </li></ul><ul><li>Solubilizers </li></ul><ul><li>Wetting, suspending, emulsifying agents </li></ul><ul><li>Antimicrobial compounds </li></ul>
  10. 11. PARAMETERS MANIPULATED IN THE DESIGN OF PARENTRAL CONTROLLED FORMS <ul><li>Route of administration </li></ul><ul><li>Vehicles </li></ul><ul><li>Vaso-constriction </li></ul><ul><li>Particle size </li></ul><ul><li>Chemical modification of drug </li></ul>
  11. 12. Approaches <ul><li>Use of viscous, water-miscible vehicles, such as an aqueous solution of gelatin or polyvinylpyrrolidone. </li></ul><ul><li>Utilization of water-immiscible vehicles, such as vegetable oils, plus water-repelling agent, such as aluminum monostearate. </li></ul><ul><li>Formation of thixotropic suspensions. </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Preparation of water-insoluble drug derivatives, such as salts, complexes, and esters. </li></ul><ul><li>Dispersion in polymeric microspheres or microcapsules, such as lactide-glycolide homopolymers or copolymers </li></ul><ul><li>Co-administration of vasoconstrictors. </li></ul>Contd..,
  13. 14. TYPE OF FORMULATION <ul><li>Dissolution-controlled Depot formulations </li></ul><ul><li>Adsorption-type Depot preparations </li></ul><ul><li>Encapsulation-type Depot preparations </li></ul><ul><li>Esterification-type Depot preparations </li></ul>
  14. 15. Dissolution type depot formulations <ul><li>Drug absorption is controlled by slow dissolution of drug particles. </li></ul><ul><li>Rate of dissolution is given by ; </li></ul><ul><li>where, </li></ul><ul><li>S a – surface area of drug particles </li></ul><ul><li>D s – diffusion coefficient of drug </li></ul><ul><li>C s – saturation solubility of drug </li></ul><ul><li>h d – thickness of hydrodynamic diffusion </li></ul>( Q t ) d = S a D s C s h d
  15. 16. <ul><li>Release of drug molecules is not of zero order kinetics as expected from the theoretical model. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Surface area S a of drug particles diminishes with time. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The saturation solubility C s of the drug at the injection site cannot be easily maintained. </li></ul></ul>Drawbacks
  16. 17. <ul><li>Formation of salts or Complexes with Low solubility. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g., Aqueous suspensions of benzathine penicillin G. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Suspension of macro crystals. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g., aqueous suspension of testosterone isobutyrate for I.M. administration. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Exception </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Penicillin G procaine suspension in gelled peanut oil for I.M. injection. </li></ul></ul>Approaches
  17. 18. <ul><li>Formed by binding of drug molecules to adsorbents. </li></ul><ul><li>Only unbound, free species of drug is available for absorption. </li></ul><ul><li>Equilibrium conc. of free, unbound drug species (C) f is determined by the Langmuir relationship. </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., - Vaccine preparations </li></ul>Adsorption-type Depot Preparation 1 a(C) b.m (C) f (C) b = + (C) f (C) b,m
  18. 19. <ul><li>Prepared by encapsulating drug solids within a permeation barrier or dispersing drug particles in a diffusion matrix. </li></ul><ul><li>Membrane – biodegradable or bioabsorbable macromolecules </li></ul><ul><ul><li>gelatin, Dextran, polylactate, lactide-glycolide copolymers, phospholipids, and long chain fatty acids and glycerides. </li></ul></ul>Encapsulation-type Depot Preparations
  19. 20. Contd.., <ul><li>E.g., naltrexone pamoate-releasing biodegradable microcapsules. </li></ul><ul><li>Release of drug molecules is controlled by </li></ul><ul><ul><li>rate of permeation across the permeation barrier </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the rate of biodegradation of the barrier macromolecules. </li></ul></ul>
  20. 21. <ul><li>Esterifying a drug to form a bioconvertible prodrug-type ester. </li></ul><ul><li>Forms a reservoir at the site of injection. </li></ul><ul><li>Rate of absorption is controlled by </li></ul><ul><ul><li>interfacial partitioning of drug esters from reservoir to tissue fluid. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rate of bioconversion of drug esters to regenerate active drug molecules. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>E.g., fluphenazine enanthate, nandrolone decanoate, and testosterone 17B-cyprionate in oleaginous solution. </li></ul>Esterification-type Depot Preparation
  21. 22. CLASSIFICATION INJECTABLES IMPLANTS INFUSION DEVICES Solutions Suspensions and Emulsions Microspheres and Microcapsules Nanoparticles and Niosomes Liposomes . Resealed Erythrocytes Osmotic Pumps Vapor Pressure Powered Pumps Intraspinal Infusion Pumps Intrathecal Infusion Pumps
  22. 23. <ul><li>Aqueous solutions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>High viscosity solutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>For comp. with mol. wt. more than 750 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>For water sol. drugs </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gelling agents or viscosity enhancers are used </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Complex formulations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Drug forms dissociable complex with macromolecule </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fixed amount of drug gets complexed </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Given by I.M. route </li></ul></ul></ul>Solutions
  23. 24. Solutions <ul><li>Oil solutions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Drug release is controlled by controlling partitioning of drug out of oil into surrounding into aqueous medium </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For I.M. administration only </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No. of oils are limited </li></ul></ul>
  24. 25. Suspensions <ul><li>Aqueous suspensions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Given by I.M. or S.C. routes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conc. of solids should be 0.5 to 5 % </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Particle size should be < 10 μ m </li></ul></ul>
  25. 26. Contd.., <ul><ul><li>Drug is continuosly dissolving to replenish the lost. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For oil soluble drugs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Only crystalline and stable polymorphic drugs are given by this form </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Viscosity builders can be used. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g., crystalline zinc insulin </li></ul></ul>
  26. 27. Suspensions <ul><li>Oil suspensions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Given by I.M. route. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Process of drug availability consists of dissolution of drug particles followed by partitioning of drug from oil solution to aqueous medium. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More prolong dug action as compared to oil solution and aqueous suspension. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g., Penicillin G procaine in vegetable oil </li></ul></ul>
  27. 28. <ul><li>Can be given by I.M., S.C., or I.V. routes </li></ul><ul><li>O/w systems are not used due to large interfacial area and rapid partitioning. </li></ul><ul><li>W/o emulsions are used for water soluble drugs. </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple emulsions are used generally such as w/o/w and o/w/o since an additional reservoir is presented to the drug for partitioning which can effectively retard its release rate. </li></ul>Emulsions
  28. 29. Emulsions <ul><li>Release of water soluble drugs can be retarded by presenting it as oil suspension and vice versa. </li></ul>Aqueous phase Oil phase Water soluble drug e.g., 5-Fluorouracil Oil soluble drug e.g., lipidol
  29. 30. <ul><li>Each microsphere is basically a matrix of drug dispersed in a polymer from which release occurs by first order process. </li></ul><ul><li>Polymers used are biocompatible and biodegradable. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Polylactic acid, polylactide coglycolide etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Drug release is controlled by dissolution degradation of matrix. </li></ul><ul><li>Small matrices release drug at a faster rate. </li></ul>Microsphere
  30. 31. Microsphere <ul><li>For controlled release of peptide/protein drugs such as LHRH which have short half-lives. </li></ul><ul><li>Magnetic microspheres are developed for promoting drug targeting which are infused into an artery. </li></ul><ul><li>Magnet is placed over the area to localize it in that region. </li></ul>
  31. 32. <ul><li>Drug is centrally located within the polymeric shell. </li></ul><ul><li>Release is controlled by dissolution, diffusion or both. </li></ul><ul><li>For potent drugs such as steroids, peptides and antineoplastics. </li></ul>Microcapsules
  32. 33. <ul><li>Nanoparticles are called as nanospheres or nanocapsules depending upon the position of drugs </li></ul><ul><li>Polymer used are biodegradable ones. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Polyacrylic acid, polyglycolic acid </li></ul></ul><ul><li>For selective targeting therapy. </li></ul><ul><li>Nanosomes are closed vesicles formed in aqueous media from nonionic surfactants with or without the presence of lipids. </li></ul>Nanoparticles and Niosomes
  33. 34. <ul><li>Spherule/vesicle of lipid bilayers enclosing an aqueous compartment. </li></ul><ul><li>Lipid most commonly used are phospholipids, sphingolipids, glycolipids and sterols. </li></ul>Liposomes GUV liposomes MLV OLV ULV MUV LUV
  34. 35. Liposomes <ul><li>Water soluble drugs are trapped in aqueous compartment. </li></ul><ul><li>Lipophilic ones are incorporated in the lipid phase of liposomes. </li></ul><ul><li>Can be given by I.M., S.C., for controlled rate release. </li></ul><ul><li>Can be given by I.V. for targeted delivery. </li></ul>
  35. 36. Liposomes
  36. 37. <ul><li>Biodegradable, biocompatible, nonimmunogenic. </li></ul><ul><li>Can circulate intravascularly for days and allow large amounts of drug to be carried. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug loading in erythrocytes is easy. </li></ul><ul><li>Damaged erythrocytes are removed by liver and spleen. </li></ul>Resealed Erythrocytes
  37. 38. <ul><li>Envionmentally stable </li></ul><ul><li>Biostable </li></ul><ul><li>Biocompatible </li></ul><ul><li>Nontoxic and noncarcinogenic </li></ul><ul><li>Nonirritant </li></ul><ul><li>Removable </li></ul><ul><li>Provide constant release </li></ul>Ideal Characteristics
  38. 39. <ul><li>Advantages </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More effective and more prolonged action </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small dose is sufficient </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Disadvantages </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Microsurgery is required </li></ul></ul>Advantages and Disadvantages
  39. 40. Approaches to implantable drug delivery CDD by diffusion Activation process Feedback regulated Osmotic pressure Vapour pressure Magnetically activated Phonophoresis Hydration activated Hydrolysis activated Bioerosion Bioresponsive Polymer membrane Matrix diffusion Microreservoir
  40. 41. <ul><li>Reservoir is solid drug or dispersion of solid drug in liquid or solid medium. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug enclosed in reservoir and reservoir is enclosed in rate limiting polymeric membrane. </li></ul><ul><li>Usually polymer used is nondegradable. </li></ul>Polymer membrane permeation controlled DDS Polymeric membrane nonporous microporous semipermeable
  41. 42. <ul><li>Encapsulation of drug in reservoir can be done by encapsulation, microencapsulation, extrusion, molding or any other technique. </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., Norplant Subdermal Implant. </li></ul>Contd..,
  42. 43. <ul><li>Drug is homogeneously dispersed throughout polymer matrix. </li></ul><ul><li>Polymers used are : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lipophilic polymers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hydrophilipic polymers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Porous </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Decreasing release with time </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., Compudose implant </li></ul>Polymer Matrix diffusion controlled DDS
  43. 44. <ul><li>Hybrid of first two </li></ul><ul><li>Minimizes the risk of dose dumping </li></ul><ul><li>Drug reservoir is homogeneous dispersion of drug solids throughout a polymer matrix, and is further encapsulated by polymeric membrane </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., Norplant II Subdermal Implant </li></ul>Membrane-Matrix Hybrid type Drug Delivery Device
  44. 45. Microreservoir Partition Drug Delivery Device <ul><li>Drug reservoir is a suspension of drug crystals in an aqueous solution of polymer. </li></ul><ul><li>Device is further coated with layer of biocompatible polymer. </li></ul><ul><li>Polymer used for matrix : water soluble polymers </li></ul><ul><li>Polymer used for coating : semipermeable polymer </li></ul>
  45. 46. Microreservoir Partition Drug Delivery Device
  46. 47. <ul><li>Osmotic pressure activated </li></ul><ul><li>Vapor pressure activated </li></ul><ul><li>Magnetically activated </li></ul>Controlled drug delivery by activation process
  47. 48. Osmotic pressure activated <ul><li>Osmotic pressure is used as energy source </li></ul><ul><li>Drug reservoir is either a solution or semisolid formulation </li></ul><ul><li>Cellulosic outer membrane </li></ul><ul><li>Polyester internal membrane </li></ul>
  48. 49. Vapor pressure activated <ul><li>Vapor pressure is used as the power source. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug reservoir is a solution formulation. </li></ul><ul><li>Fluid which vaporizes at body temperature is used such as fluorocarbon. </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., Infusaid Pump for Heparin. </li></ul>
  49. 50. Vapor pressure activated
  50. 51. <ul><li>Electromagnet is used as power source. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug can be triggered to release at varying rates depending upon the magnitude and the duration of electromagnetic energy applied. </li></ul><ul><li>A tiny donut shaped magnet at the centre of medicated polymer matrix that contains a homogeneous dispersion of drug </li></ul><ul><li>It has low polymer permeability. </li></ul>Magnetically activated
  51. 52. Magnetically activated <ul><li>External surface is coated with pure polymer, such as ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer or silicone copolymer. </li></ul><ul><li>The drug is activated to release at much higher rate by applying the external magnetic field. </li></ul>
  52. 53. Magnetically activated 1mm Magnet ring Coated Polymer Magnet inside polymer matrix
  53. 54. <ul><li>Hydration activated </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrolysis activated </li></ul>Feedback Regulated DDS
  54. 55. <ul><li>Releases drug upon activation by hydration of device by tissue fluid at the implantation site. </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrohilic polymer is used for formulation which becomes swollen upon hydration. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug gets released by diffusing through the water saturated pore channels in the swollen polymer matrix. </li></ul><ul><li>E.g., norgestomet releasing Hydron Implant </li></ul>Hydration activated
  55. 56. <ul><li>Release drug upon hydrolysis of polymer base by tissue fluid at implantation site. </li></ul><ul><li>Polymer used is bioerodible or biodegradable polymer. </li></ul><ul><li>Pellet or bead shaped implant. </li></ul><ul><li>Rate of drug release is determined by rate of biodegradation, polymer composition and mol. Wt., drug leading and drug polymer interactions. </li></ul><ul><li>Erosion rate is controlled by using a buffering agent. </li></ul>Hydrolysis activated
  57. 58. <ul><li>The implantable infusion pump (IIP) is a drug delivery system that provides continuous infusion of an agent at a constant and precise rate. </li></ul><ul><li>The purpose of an IIP is to deliver therapeutic levels of a drug directly to a target organ or compartment. </li></ul><ul><li>It is frequently used to deliver chemotherapy directly to the hepatic artery or superior vena cava. </li></ul>Infusion devices
  58. 59. Intraspinal infusion device
  59. 60. RECENT DEVELOPMENTS <ul><li>Table 1: Main applications of modern drug delivery technology </li></ul><ul><li>Drug delivery technology Main applications </li></ul><ul><li>LIPOSOMES </li></ul><ul><li>Passive tumour targeting  </li></ul><ul><li>Vaccine adjuvants  </li></ul><ul><li>Passive targeting to lung endothelium in gene delivery  </li></ul><ul><li>Targeting to regional lymph nodes  </li></ul><ul><li>Targeting to cell surface ligands in various organs/areas of pathology  </li></ul><ul><li>Sustained release depot at point of injection </li></ul>
  60. 61. <ul><li>Niosomes </li></ul><ul><li>Passive tumour targeting  </li></ul><ul><li>Vaccine adjuvants  </li></ul><ul><li>Sustained release depot at point of injection </li></ul><ul><li>Nanoparticles </li></ul><ul><li>Passive tumour targeting  </li></ul><ul><li>Vaccine adjuvants </li></ul>
  61. 62. <ul><li>Microparticles </li></ul><ul><li>Sustained release depot at point of injection  </li></ul><ul><li>Vaccine adjuvants </li></ul><ul><li>Implant system </li></ul><ul><li>Localised depot systems for the treatment of infections and cancers  </li></ul><ul><li>Sustained drug release systemic therapies </li></ul>
  62. 63. <ul><li>ADEPT </li></ul><ul><li>Active tumour targeting </li></ul><ul><li>It is an Antibody Directed Enzyme Prodrug Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>An antibody enzyme conjugate is administered intravenously , localises in tumour tissue and subsequently activates an administered prodrug predominantly within such tumours </li></ul>
  63. 64. <ul><li>EMULSION </li></ul><ul><li>Lipophilic drug administration vehicles  </li></ul><ul><li>Targeting to cell surface antigens </li></ul><ul><li>These are the dispersions of one liquid inside the other liquid </li></ul><ul><li>Droplet size of 100-200nm which results in high drug liver uptake on I.V injection </li></ul>
  64. 65. <ul><li>CYCLODEXTRIN </li></ul><ul><li>Lipophilic drug solubilisation for parenteral use </li></ul><ul><li>These compounds form inclusion complexes with hydrophobic guest molecule </li></ul><ul><li>Modfied cyclodextrins such as hydroxypropyl b-cyclodextrin and sulphobutyl b-cyclodextrins are regardedas safe for parentral use </li></ul>
  65. 66. <ul><li>POLYMER DRUG CONJUGATES </li></ul><ul><li>Passive tumour targeting </li></ul><ul><li>These include soluble polymeric prodrugs of daunorudicin, doxorubicin, cisplatin and 5- flurouracil </li></ul><ul><li>These PDC accumulate selectively within tumour tissues </li></ul>
  66. 67. Needle free injections Decreased pain on injection  Increased bioavailability of intradermal vaccines
  67. 68. <ul><li>“ Parenteral Drug Delivery and Delivery Systems”, in “Controlled Drug Delivery System” by Y.W.Chein ; Marcel Decker Publications Vol. 50 pg – 381 -513. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Parenteral Drug Delivery”, in “Targeted and Controlled Drug Delivery” by Vyas and Khar pg – 30-33. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Parenteral Products”, in “Controlled Drug Delivery” by Robinson and Lee ; Marcel Decker Publications, Vol. 29 pg – 433 – 450. </li></ul>References
  68. 69. <ul><li>“ Parenterals” in “Sterile Dosage Forms and Delivery Systems” by Ansel , pg 444-451, 488-489. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Parenteral Drug Delivery Systems” in “Encyclopedia of Controlled Drug Delivery System” pg 752-753. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Controlled Release Medication” in “Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics A Treatise” by D.M.Brahmankar , Sunil B. Jaiswal ; pg 357-365. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>