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excipient

[ek′sip·ē·ənt]
(pharmacology)
Any inert substance combined with an active drug for preparing an agreeable or convenient dosage form.
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Using the approach, different excipients are shown to be most appropriate for varying drug delivery systems.
Global Head of International Sales and Accounts at SGS, Jeff Dowson said: This certification is an important one, especially in the realm of excipient supply.
The certificate shows that the site manufactures pharmaceutical excipients according to the EXCiPACT Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Good Distribution Practices (GDP) certification standards.
No relationship of these responses (particle size and humidity) with the excipients proportion variability was observed.
Development of highly soluble excipients for sustained and controlled release formulations, global pharmaceutical excipient outsourcing, manufacturing of co-processed excipients using nano- and liposome-mediated technologies, strategic partnership/alliance among excipient manufacturers are some of the factors driving pharmaceutical excipient market whereas less interest in developing novel excipients, contamination issues in formulations, and delay in approval of novel excipients are the factors restraining market growth.
In this report, the global pharmaceutical excipients market is segmented by product, by delivery mode, by functionality, and by region.
The global pharmaceutical excipients market is majorly driven by patent cliffs resulting in increased demand of generic drugs, emergence of novel excipients, and growing demand of functional excipients.
The presence of these voids would effectively increase the surface area of the loaded silicone sample, which in turn would expedite the release of the remaining DMA and excipients.
Polymers--including cellulose derivatives, povidone, starch, polyethylene glycol, acrylic polymers, and natural gums--are expected to especially benefit from this trend as many of these products can function in multiple applications and are easily formulated with other excipients.
IMCD Malaysiaa[euro](tm)s managing director TS Cheah said that the company will seek to promote and expand Maxwella[euro](tm)s market base in active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and excipients utilising its global geographic footprint.
The authors conclude that numerous RX and OTC drug products and supplements contain DBP or DEP as excipients.