Volume 4 (2018) - Issue 9, September
Guar gum is a non-ionic polysaccharide that is found abundantly in nature. It is extracted from the endosperm of seeds of guar plant (Cyamopsis tetragonaloba). It has many advantageous applications in industries due to its various properties. Guar gum is widely used in cosmetics, food, paper, textile, explosive, and pharmaceutical industry. In pharmaceuticals, the use of guar gum as delivery carri...
The aim of present study was to develop microemulsion system for topical application of Amoxicillin to provide various advantages over conventional dosage forms. Amoxicilln is broad-spectrum semisynthetic antibiotic similar to ampicillin except that its resistance to gastric acid permits higher serum levels with oral administration. Amoxicillin is commonly prescribed with clauvanic acid (a beta la...
Aim: To study the status of restoration and prevalence of caries in patients with removable partial denture. Materials and Method: Case sheets of 100 RPD (removable partial denture) patients were collected and the prevalence of caries and restorative status were assessed from it. Results: From the 100 subjects, 36% of the RPD patients had caries. Based on the restorative status, 12 subjects did no...