Production and first use of (SmCl3)-Sm-153-ion exchange resin capsule formulation for assessing gastrointestinal motility

Yeong, C.H. and Abdullah, B.J.J. and Ng, K.H. and Chung, L.Y. and Goh, K.L. and Sarji, S.A. and Perkins, A.C. (2012) Production and first use of (SmCl3)-Sm-153-ion exchange resin capsule formulation for assessing gastrointestinal motility. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 70 (3). pp. 450-455. ISSN 0969-8043


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We produced an enteric-coated gelatine capsule containing neutron-activated Sm-153-labelled resin beads for use in gastrointestinal motility studies. In vitro test in simulated gastrointestinal environment and in vivo study on volunteers were performed. Scintigraphic images were acquired from ten volunteers over 24 h while blood and urine samples were collected to monitor the presence of Sm-153. All the capsules remained intact in stomach. This proved to be a safe and practical oral capsule formulation for whole gut transit scintigraphy. (C) 2011 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Sm-153 Ion-exchange resin Neutron activation Scintigraphic imaging Whole gut transit drug-delivery-system methacrylic-acid copolymers neutron-activation factors gamma-scintigraphy eudragit(r) l100-55 s100 combinations colonic delivery dosage forms sm-153 manipulation
Subjects: R Medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr Ahmad Azwan Azman
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2013 02:48
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2013 02:48

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