Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms : Disperse Systems book cover
2nd Edition

Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms
Disperse Systems

ISBN 9780824793876
Published May 16, 1996 by CRC Press
552 Pages

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Book Description

Stressing the theory involved in formulating suspensions, emulsions, and colloidal drug products, this Second Edition of a well-received reference test highlights typical formulations, the avoidance of formulation pitfalls, and compliance with established regulatory principles.

Table of Contents

Introduction, Norman Weiner
Theory of Suspensions, Michael J. Falkiewicz
Theory of Emulsions, Stig E. Friberg, Lisa Goldsmith Quencer, and Martha L. Hilton
Theory of Colloids, John W. Vanderhoff
Rheological and Mechanical Properties of Dispersed Systems, Galen W. Radebaugh
Surfactants, Martin M. Rieger
Viscosity Imparting Agents in Disperse Systems, Joel L. Zatz, Joseph J. Berry, and Daniel A. Alderman
Bioavailability of Disperse Dosage Forms, Maureen D. Donovan and Douglas R. Flanagan
Preservation of Dispersed Systems, Claude B. Anger, David Rupp, Priscilla Lo, and Harun Takruri
Experimental Design, Modeling, and Optimization Strategies for Product and Process Development, Robert M. Franz, David C. Cooper, Jeffrey E. Browne, and Allen R. Lewis

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Volume 1 deals with theoretical aspects of various disperse system drug products, such as suspensions, emulsions, colloidal polymer particles, and aerosols…Volume 2, which covers the product development of disperse systems, focuses on the practical examples…These books provide almost everything one likes to know about disperse systems with plenty of examples.
"-Pharmaceutical Research

"…highly valuable...
…manage[s] to nicely combine a historical account with the mandatory interpretation of governmental regulations.
"-Pharmaceutical Development and Technology

"…highly recommended.
"-Pharmaceutical Development and Technology