volume 274, issue 1-2, P261-268 2004
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2004.01.021
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Abstract: A calcium phosphate cement containing an antibiotic can be used for filling bone defects and to ensure local antibiotherapy. A calcium phosphate cement (already marketed under the name of Cementek can become injectable thanks to the addition of silicone. For dental applications, the behaviour of this injectable cement with added tetracycline was investigated. The tetracycline hydrochloride does not allow maturation of the cement: the tetracycline has to be treated with a calcium sulphate solution. The treated …

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