Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms - Tablets: Unit Operations and Mechanical Properties, 3rd Edition (Hardback) book cover

Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms - Tablets

Unit Operations and Mechanical Properties, 3rd Edition

Edited by Larry L. Augsburger, Stephen W. Hoag

CRC Press

656 pages | 335 B/W Illus.

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Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms: Tablets, Volume 1examines the fundamental physical and chemical processes that the different unit oprations use, and then applies this knowledge to the discussion of the varying unit operations and processes.

This volume covers:

Table of Contents

1. Principles of Sampling for Particulate Solids. 2. Particle and Powder Bed Properties. 3. Flow: General Principles of Bulk Solids Handling. 4. Blending and Blend Uniformity. 5. Milling. 6. Drying. 7. Spray Drying: Theory and Pharmaceutical Applications. 8. Pharmaceutical Granulation Processes, Mechanism, and the Use of Binders. 9. Dry Granulation. 10. The Preparation of Pellets by Extrusion/Spheronization. Coating Processes and Equipment. 12. Aqueous Polymeric Film Coating. 13. The Application of Thermal Analysis to Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms. 14. Preformulation Studies for Tablet Formulation Development. 15. Stability Kinetics. 16. Compaction Simulation

17. Compression and Compaction.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General