Preface. Introduction: Historical Developments; Cyclodextrins and their Effects on Drugs. 1. Cyclodextrins. 2. CD Derivatives. 3. Interaction between CDs and Biological Systems. 4. Interaction between Drugs and CDs in Aqueous Systems. 5. Interaction between Drugs and CDs in Solid State. 6. Preparations of Cyclodextrin Inclusion Compounds. 7. CDs in Various Drug Formulations. 8. Stabilization of Drugs. 9. Pharmacokinetical and Biopharmaceutical Consequences of Complexation. 10. Various Pharmaceutical Applications. 11. Pharmaceutical-Technological Aspects of CDs in the Drug Formulation. 12. CD-Complexed Drugs. 13. Legal Aspects. References. Index.