Global Journal of Life Sciences and Biological Research
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Application of natural polymers as pharmaceutical excipients

Tushar Saha , Zia Uddin Masum, Shadhan Kumar Mondal, Md. Sakhawat Hossain, Md. Abu Jobaer, Rafiqul Islam Shahin and Titumeer Fahad

The use of natural polymer as excipients in pharmaceutical sector is expanding day by day. Low cost,safety issues, availability, bio-degradable are the main causes that make them differ from othersources. Natural sources have wide range of varieties and characteristics. So they can be usednumerously in pharmaceutical products as excipients to serve the desired purposes. The aim of thisarticle is to give an over view of the application of natural polymeric substances that can be used asexcipients in pharmaceuticals.