Description

Although the official compendia define a drug substance as to identity, purity, strength, and quality, they normally do not provide other physical or chemical data, nor do they list methods of synthesis or pathways of physical or biological degradation and metabolism. Such information is scattered throughout the scientific literature and the files of pharmaceutical laboratories. Analytical Profiles of Drug Substances and Excipients, brings the latest information together in one source.

Key Features

· Represents a very important contribution to the practice of pharmaceutical analysis · Presents an excellent overview of physical, chemical, and biomedical properties of some regularly prescribed drugs · Each volume in the series contains a cumulative index

Readership

Medicinal, pharmaceutical, and analytical chemists; pharmacologists.

Details

No. of pages:
336
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080861241
Print ISBN:
9780122608292
Print ISBN:
9780123918062

About the editor

Harry Brittain

Center for Pharmaceutical Physics, Milford, NJ, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Center for Pharmaceutical Physics, Milford, NJ, USA

Reviews

Although the official compendia define a drug substance as to identity, purity, strength, and quality, they normally do not provide other physical or chemical data, nor do they list methods of synthesis or pathways of physical or biological degradation and metabolism. Such information is scattered throughout the scientific literature and the files of pharmaceutical laboratories. Analytical Profiles of Drug Substances and Excipients, brings the latest information together in one source.