Fabrication and Characterisation of Honey Loaded Microsponges

  • S. Kothai Principal, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.
  • R Umamaheswari PG and Research Department of Chemistry, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.

Abstract

Ethylcellulose based microsponges loaded with honey were synthesized by Quasi-Emulsion solvent method. The honey loaded microsponges were characterised by Particle size distribution Analyser and High Resolution Scanning Electron Microscopy. The percentage drug content and Entrapment Efficiency of the loaded microsponges were determined. The antimicrobial and antioxidant activity of microsponges were evaluated.


Keywords: Microsponge, Honey, antimicrobial, antioxidant.

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S. Kothai, Principal, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.

Principal, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.

R Umamaheswari, PG and Research Department of Chemistry, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.

PG and Research Department of Chemistry, Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai-600 008.

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Kothai S, Umamaheswari R. Fabrication and Characterisation of Honey Loaded Microsponges. JDDT [Internet]. 2Jul.2019 [cited 7Dec.2021];9(4):18-3. Available from: http://www.jddtonline.info/index.php/jddt/article/view/3125