Ravi Sharma*, Punit Gupta, Alpesh Yadav
Maharishi Arvind Institute of Pharmacy, Jaipur-302020, Rajasthan, India
Organogels preparations for external application to skin have gained much demand, since it is easily absorbed through the skin layers. In general, organogels are thermodynamically stable in nature and have been explored as matrices for the delivery of bioactive agents. In the last decade, interest in physical organogels has grown rapidly with the discovery and synthesis of a very large number of diverse molecules, which can gel organic solvents at low concentrations. In future, organogels can give way to many promising discoveries in the field of topical dosage forms.
Key words: Drug delivery, organogel, mechanism, types