Developing Solid Oral Dosage Forms
Pharmaceutical Theory & Practice
- Yihong Qiu
- Yisheng Chen
- Geoff Zhang
- Lirong Liu
- William Porter
This book is intended for pharmaceutical professionals engaged in research and development of oral dosage forms. It covers essential principles of physical pharmacy, biopharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy as well as various aspects of state-of-the-art techniques and approaches in pharmaceutical sciences and technologies along with examples and/or case studies in product development. The objective of this book is to offer updated (or current) knowledge and skills required for rational oral product design and development. The specific goals are to provide readers with: Basics of modern theories of physical pharmacy, biopharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy and their applications throughout the entire process of research and development of oral dosage forms Tools and approaches of preformulation investigation, formulation/process design, characterization and scale-up in pharmaceutical sciences and technologies New developments, challenges, trends, opportunities, intellectual property issues and regulations in solid product development
PRIMARY MARKET: Pharmaceutical researchers at both pharmaceutical companies & academic institutions focused on developing solid dosage forms fpr drug delivery.
SECONDARY MARKET: Advanced graduate level courses in the pharmaceutical sciences programs in the US and EMEA.