Photo Gallery



News & Updation

  • Updated Version
  • WJPPS introducing updated version of OSTS (online submission and tracking system), which have dedicated control panel for both author and reviewer. Using this control panel author can submit manuscript
  • Call for Paper
    • WJPPS  Invited to submit your valuable manuscripts for Coming Issue.
  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.
  • WJPPS Impact Factor
  • Its our Pleasure to Inform you that WJPPS Impact Factor has been increased from  7.454 to 7.632  due to high quality Publication at International Level

  • ICV
  • WJPPS Rank with Index Copernicus Value 84.65 due to high reputation at International Level

  • APRIL 2021 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 April 2021.



Ganesh S. Bamane*, Tejaswini B.Kakade, Vijay B.Metkari, Laxmikant V.Kulkarni


Microsponges are porous, polymeric microspheres that are mostly used for prolonged topical administration. Microsponges are designed to deliver a pharmaceutically active ingredient efficiently at minimum dose and also to enhance stability, reduce side effects, and modify drug release profiles. The Microsponge Delivery System (MDS) is a unique technology for the controlled release of topical agents and consist of macro porous beads, typically 10-25 microns in a diameter, loaded with active agent. When applied to the skin, the Microsponge releases its active ingredient on a time mode and also in response to other stimuli (rubbing, pH, etc.). MDS technology is being used currently in cosmetics, over the counter (OTC) skin care, sunscreens and prescription products. Conventional preparations have some disadvantages like unpleasant odour, greasiness and skin irritation. These problems are overcome by microsponge delivery system. Microsponge based drug delivery system produces controlled released action. It also produces site specific and target organ action produced. Microsponge (MDS) mainly developed in topical drug delivery as well as oral controlled delivery system. It also used in cosmetic formulations.

Keywords: Microsponges, drug delivery, preparation, characterization, topical, oral.

[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More