Specialty Dosage Drugs

Aug 05, 2010
ePT--the Electronic Newsletter of Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
In a draft guidance published this week, the US Food and Drug Administration recommended that makers of transdermal and transmucosal drug-delivery systems use "an appropriate scientific approach" during product design, development, and manufacturing to minimize the amount of residual drug substance present at the end of the products' labeled use periods.
Jul 21, 2010
Equipment and Processing Report
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
The pharmaceutical industry?s increasing interest in inhaled drugs has prompted several researchers to propose standard dissolution-testing methods for these products.
May 02, 2010
Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
The authors demonstrate that sustained-release delivery can help avoid the risk of sudden higher-blood concentration of a drug to avoid toxicity.
Apr 22, 2010
ePT--the Electronic Newsletter of Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
After several years of debate and review, the US Food and Drug Administration is calling for the removal of metered-dose inhalers.
Feb 02, 2010
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Copley Accela Form - Assessing dry powder inhalers
Jan 01, 2010
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
Transdermal drug delivery is valued by patients and physicians for the comfort and convenience it offers — no needles, no pills and ease of use
Jan 01, 2010
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Only around 10–20% of asthma medications are delivered to the lungs because of the barrier-nature of the respiratory tract and medication loss in the inhaler during the inhalation process.
Nov 06, 2009
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
The European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS) has predicted that 100 new designated orphan products will receive marketing authorization between 2009 and 2019, which equates to approximately 10 new products every year.
Nov 01, 2009
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Mark Copley discusses the methods used for DPI testing and the challenges presented by the current regulatory framework.
Oct 30, 2009
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
An inhaler mouthpiece that optimizes drug delivery to the lungs and reduces the amount of wasted medication has been developed by US researchers.
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