Stable Isotopic Characterization of Analgesic Drugs

August 2, 2004
John P. Jasper

John P. Jasper is the chief scientific officer at Molecular Isotope Technologies, LLC, 8 Old Oak Lane, Niantic, CT 06357, jpjasper@

Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Technology-08-02-2004, Volume 28, Issue 8

The use of stable isotopic analyses to characterize drug products before they leave the manufacturer is explored as a means to identify counterfeit products.