Pharmaceutical Technology-09-01-2001

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Pharmaceutical Technology

September 01, 2001

The author assesses the compressibility of Plasdone S- 630 copovidone-based tablet formulations using roller-compaction and direct-compression processes.

This comparative study suggests that pregelatinized starches are superior to natural starches in terms of improving the plastic deformation in tablet formulations during compression.

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Pharmaceutical Technology

September 01, 2001

This study attempts to determine the combination of excipients found in commercial ASA products that would be suitable for use in an aqueous enteric film&#173coating process.

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Pharmaceutical Technology

September 01, 2001

The authors describe a methodology to evaluate various gelatin raw materials with respect to their stability and resistance to cross&#173linking.

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Pharmaceutical Technology

September 01, 2001

Both academia and industry have been encouraged to generate quick&#173dissolving dosage forms as the demand for fast&#173disintegrating tablets and capsules has steadily increased.

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Pharmaceutical Technology

September 01, 2001

To aid the fomulation scientist in selecting the optimal excipients for the preparation of vaginal products, the authors have compiled a list of all presently available vaginal excipients, including their functional categories and regulatory status.