Department of Science, Fulton Adventist University College, Nadi, Fiji
Received: 01-Feb-2023, Manuscript No. JSS-23-91991; Editor assigned: 03-Feb-2023, Pre QC No. JSS-23-91991 (PQ); Reviewed: 17-Feb-2023, QC No. JSS-23-91991; Revised: 24-Feb-2023, Manuscript No. JSS-23-91991 (A); Published: 03-Mar-2023, DOI: 10.4172/resrevdrugdeliv.7.1.001
Citation: Maravilla H. The Significance of Drug Delivery Systems in Pharmacy. RRJ Drug Deliv. 2023;7:001.
Copyright: © 2023 Maravilla H. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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