This Month’s Focus: Tabletting
Highly evolved: Today’s tablet presses optimize efficiency in changeover, operation, and maintenance
Today’s top machines accelerate changeover, run faster, and simplify maintenance. This article highlights some of the most important features and options.
Tabletability, compactibility, and compressibility: What’s the difference?
The science of compressing a block of particles or granules into a single tablet can be complicated. That’s where common compression studies can help. This article explains how to develop tabletability, compactibility, and compressibility profiles.
Coated punch tips eliminate sticking, boost production
A major international manufacturer had long struggled with tabletting ibuprofen because it stuck to the punch faces. By applying a thin coating to the tools, the company cut production time by half.
HPMC capsules gain credibility as alternative to gelatin
This article summarizes the advantages of HPMC capsules over hard gelatin capsules, compares their actual and forecast rates of growth, and documents recent investments in capsule manufacturing by the major suppliers.
Eye on Excipients: The role of distributors
Many companies rely on distributors to supply their excipients. What’s their role?
Back Page: Simple tests to help you develop clean-label tablets and capsules
Learn how changing to “clean” formulations can affect the performance of your tabletting and capsule filling operations.
Technology transfer of legacy products
Effect of sampling methods on blend uniformity results
Incorporating comprehensive serialization in the US pharma industry
January: Capsule Filling
June: Solid Dosage Sourcebook
July: Excipients & Formulation
October: Quality, Validation & Regulatory Compliance
November: Annual Buyer’s Guide
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2. Dissolution Testing
2. Multi-layer Tabletting
2. Powder Transfer & Containment
2. Mixers & Blenders
2. Tablet & Capsule Identification