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How to solve Tablet Chipping

The chipping occurs when the edges of the tablets break during the press process or during the handling and coating. Find the Causes And Remedies Of Chipping Related To Formulation Are As Follows

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Humidity Vs. Relative Humidity – What is the Difference

The term humidity and relative humidity has been used interchangeably and some people would even think that both of the terms mean the same. Although both may mean measuring the presence of water in the air, the difference lies in the method by which the measurement is taken.

Humidity – how much is required for tablet making?

Humidity – how much is required for tablet making?

Poor environmental control, particularly in terms of air humidity can directly affect the pharmaceutical production line in a number of ways. Levels of humidity below 45%RH will allow electrostatic charges to build up in machinery and materials.

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Hygrometer And Its Importance in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Hygrometers are important devices in the pharmaceutical world as it measures the relative humidity of the atmosphere, which can affect the products during the manufacturing process. The device includes two thermometer – the dry and the wet bulb. The dry bulb remains dry while a cotton wick that is dipped in water surrounds the wet bulb. In the measurement of humidity, the wet bulb plays an important role.

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Importance of Drug Regulations

Drugs are substances specifically recognised by an official Pharmacopeia and Formulary and approved for use to treat, diagnose, cure and prevent a disease or disorder. A substance induces change to the function and structure of the patient’s body.

Importance of Pressure Differential In The Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry

Importance of Pressure Differential In The Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry

The pressure differential is the difference of the atmospheric pressure between the production area and its surrounding. It is measured in pascal using the magnetic pressure gauge.

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Importance of Punch Length and Cup Depth

Manufacturing tablets that have uniform shape, size, thickness and hardness requires that the press punches used be of similar length. This article talks briefly about how one can determine the punch length, correct measurement as well as the effects of wear and tear.

Importance Of Separating Manufacturing Process For Penicillin And Non-Penicillin

Importance Of Separating Manufacturing Process For Penicillin And Non-Penicillin

First discovered in 1928 by Alexander Fleming, penicillin is now one of the most common drug used to help cure patients from bacterial infections. The beta lactam ring of the penicillin is the one responsible for the drug’s anti-microbial activity, which many of the antibiotics medicine have.

Terminal sterilization In Pharmaceutical Industries

Importance Of Terminal sterilization In Pharmaceutical Industries

Terminal sterilization is the process of sterilizing sterile pharmaceutical products. Small and volume parenteral after the packing of the final products. This process is important as it ensures the sterility of the product.

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Important Nutrients Found in Beef

Beef contains a variety of nutrients that are necessary for healthy brain function. Iron, zinc, and B vitamins are vital for fetal brain development. They are important for clear thinking, learning skills, and memory throughout all life stages. Those who are deficient in these nutrients later on in life often suffer with dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and cognitive decline.

Intro into Tableting Part 1

Intro into Tableting Part 1

This is an introduction in to the different techniques and terminologies that are used in the industry. We have split this in to two parts as there is so much to cover.

It covers everything from the types of equipment that is used in tablet and capsule making to the techniques used on these machines.

Intro to Tableting Part II | Introduction to Tablet Making Part 2

Intro to Tableting Part II | Introduction to Tablet Making Part 2

This the second part of our introduction in to the different techniques and terminologies that are used in the industry. We have split this in to two parts as there is so much to cover.

It covers everything from the types of equipment that is used in tablet and capsule making to the techniques used on these machines.

Is A Vegetarian Capsule Much Better than One Made of Gelatin

Is A Vegetarian Capsule Much Better than One Made of Gelatin

Medicines are a go to whenever one experiences health problems. From over the counter medicines to prescriptions, these pills have become vital to our everyday lives. Due to the advancement in technology, two different forms are now available – tablets and capsules. For some time, tablets are quite popular way of taking in medication or supplements; later on however, consumers discover the effects of taking tablets.

Is A Vegetarian Capsule Much Better than One Made of Gelatin?

Is A Vegetarian Capsule Much Better than One Made of Gelatin?

Capsules are the preferred way for many people in taking their medications or even vitamin supplements. Not only does it dissolve quickly, it is also easy to fill for both commercial and home consumption. When it comes to having it compared with other ways of taking drugs, the capsules are not affected by the formulation inside it and thus do not affect the drug effectivity.

Lubricant Concentration For Pharmaceutical Preparations

Lubricant Concentration For Pharmaceutical Preparations

To reduce friction during processing, lubricants are added to the formulation of drugs in small batches. There are three reasons why pharmaceutical companies use lubricants.

Maintaining Buffer Areas In Sterile Facilities

Maintaining Buffer Areas In Sterile Facilities

The buffer area is the space or area in the manufacturing facility where sterility of the area is strictly implemented. A compounding area in a pharmaceutical facility is known as the buffer area and is classified as ISO 7 area or class 10,000 with excellent air quality.

Making Tablets - The Right Tools for the job

Making Tablets - The Right Tools for the job

The concept of producing a tablet form dosage starts first at the company’s marketing department. With that said, the formulators are responsible in producing the said tablet. Below are some key points to consider when specifying the dies and press punches.

Modified Release Coatings – Controlled, Enteric and Sustained Release Tablets

Modified Release Coatings – Controlled, Enteric and Sustained Release Tablets

While some dosage forms are effective if released immediately into the blood stream, in many cases it is advantageous to either release the active ingredient slowly or target the release to a specific area of the body.

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