This is a new protective layer manufacturing technology with high encapsulation efficiency, which allows the control of the release and delivery of active pharmaceutical ingredients. It can prolong the therapeutic effect of drugs, increase the drug retention time in the body, and eventually reduce the dosage, systemic side effects and toxicity of the drugs.
The diabetes and asthma drugs will be quickly metabolized by the human body and the therapeutic effect of active pharmaceutical ingredients can only last for a short period.
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