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Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

Disperse Systems, 2nd Edition

Edited by Herbert Lieberman, Martin Rieger, Gilbert S. Banker

CRC Press

552 pages

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Hardback: 9780824793876
pub: 2008-08-26
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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.



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

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

Subject Categories

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