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Understanding the Role of Silicones in Controlled Release Applications

Silicones possess certain dynamic characteristics which allow them to be compounded in with a host of actives. These same unique characteristics also allow them to release those actives from a molded/extruded device in a predictable way – whether that application is for transdermal, transmucosal, short or long-term human implantation. This article will highlight key attributes of certain silicones as well as key considerations when selecting a silicone.