African Journal of
Pharmacy and Pharmacology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0816
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPP
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 2184

Table of Content: 8 August, 2017; 11(29)

August 2017

Microspheres of insulin-Eudragit complex: Formulation, characterization and in vivo studies

Insulin, a hormonal drug for the management of diabetes mellitus has continued to attract attention of many researchers and pharmaceutical formulators for more than a decade. However, its low oral bioavailability due to the activities of intestinal enzymes restricts its route of administration to only the parenteral route. This study was designed to evaluate the capacity of mucoadhesive microspheres formulated with...

Author(s): Mumuni A. Momoh, Tenderwealth C. Jackson, Adedokun O. Musiliu, Kenechukwu F. Chimaobi, Youngson C. Darlington and Kenneth C. Ofokansi

August 2017

Level and determinants of pharmacovigilance programme awareness in Nigeria: A multilevel analysis

Previous studies have reported poor awareness of the Pharmacovigilance Programme (PP) among health professionals in Nigeria but similar information on the general population is unavailable. This study was designed to investigate the individual and contextual factors associated with awareness of the PP among the general population. The study utilised data collected in the 2012 National HIV and AIDS and Reproductive...

Author(s): Oluwafemi D. Alo, Joshua O. Akinyemi, Matthew O. Akpa, Oyindamola B. Yusuf, Adeniyi F. Fagbamigbe, Elijah A. Bamgboye, Samson B. Adebayo, Issa Kawu, Perpetual Agbi and Onoriode Ezire