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Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) State Offices and Contact Details

Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), formally known as the Nigeria Standards Organisation, is the apex standardization body formed in 1971 under Decree No. 56 to standardize methods ...
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How To Build Trust With Your Customers

Customer Loyalty: How To Build Trust With Your Customers

Trust is an essential part of any relationship. When your customers can trust that you will serve them well, they are sure to continue finding their way ...
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Reasons why customers choose your competitor

9 Reasons Why Customers Choose Your Competitor’s Products Over Yours

As a business owner, you will agree with me that there is nothing more terrifying to a company than losing customers. Investing in a business and having ...
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NAFDAC activities and interventions (Functions of NAFDAC)

NAFDAC: Activities and Interventions In Control of Fake Drugs

The World Health Organization (WHO) defined fake drugs as “medicine which is deliberately and fraudulently mislabeled with respect to identity and/or source.” Like many other countries, the distribution ...
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Administration and Management

Social psychology: Role of a social psychologist

The Role of a Social Psychologist in a Pharmaceutical Company

Social psychology is the scientific study of how people’s thought, feelings and behaviours are influenced by the actual, imagined or implied presence of others. Social psychologist, therefore, ...
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Factors Influencing Pharmaceutical Plant Layout

Factors Influencing Pharmaceutical Plant Layout

While deciding on how the layout of your pharmaceutical plant would look like, there is need to evaluate some factors which at different degrees influence your layout design. This ...
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Pharmaceutical Plant Layout

Pharmaceutical Plant Layout

Once you have decided on where to locate your pharmaceutical company, the next important thing you need to do is to plan a suitable layout for your ...
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Finance

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Roles and Responsibilities of a Finance Department in a Pharmaceutical Industry

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Finance is one of the major pillars of any organisation and an essential ingredient to a successful business. Nowadays, a finance department has a broad range of ...
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7 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Borrowing Money for Your Business

7 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Borrowing Money for Your Business

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While poor management has been identified as the major reason why most businesses fail, insufficient or ill-timed financing may be seen as a close second reason. As ...
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10 Most Common Ways to Finance Your Business

10 Most Common Ways to Finance Your Business

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An important factor to consider in addition to the factors that affect your choice of pharmaceutical plant location is finance. As an entrepreneur, you need money to ...
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Production

Direct Compression Technoogy: Manufacture of Tablets by Direct Compression Method

Manufacture of Tablets by Direct Compression Method

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The processing of drug with excipients can be achieved without any need of granulation and related unit operations. By simply mixing in a blender, formulation ingredients can ...
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Recent Advances in Granulation Technology for Pharmaceutical Formulations

Recent Advances in Granulation Technology for Pharmaceutical Formulations

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Granulation is an important unit operation in which fine powder particles are made to adhere to form larger agglomerates called granules. The process is designed to improve ...
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Dry Granulation: Manufacture of Tablets by Dry granulation method

Manufacture of Tablets by Dry granulation method

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Dry granulation also referred to as precompression or double compression is a size enlargement process designed to improve the flow and compression characteristics of powders that would ...
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Tablet Manufacture by Wet Granulation Method

Tablet Manufacture by Wet Granulation Method

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Granulation is a unit operation in which small powder particles are gathered together to form agglomerates called granules. To achieve cohesion between the powders, it is necessary ...
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Manufacture of pharmaceutical tablets

Manufacture of Pharmaceutical Tablets

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The design and manufacture of pharmaceutical tablets is a complex multi-stage process whereby formulation scientists insure that the correct amount of drug substance in the right form ...
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Excipients Used In the Manufacture of Tablets

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Drug products usually contain inactive, non-medicinal substances other than the therapeutic agent(s). These substances are called excipients, and they are intentionally included in a drug product to ...
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Sales and Marketing

How To Build Trust With Your Customers

Customer Loyalty: How To Build Trust With Your Customers

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Trust is an essential part of any relationship. When your customers can trust that you will serve them well, they are sure to continue finding their way ...
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Picture of Standards Organisation of Nigeria Headquarters

Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) State Offices and Contact Details

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Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), formally known as the Nigeria Standards Organisation, is the apex standardization body formed in 1971 under Decree No. 56 to standardize methods ...
Read More
NAFDAC activities and interventions (Functions of NAFDAC)

NAFDAC: Activities and Interventions In Control of Fake Drugs

/ General
The World Health Organization (WHO) defined fake drugs as “medicine which is deliberately and fraudulently mislabeled with respect to identity and/or source.” Like many other countries, the distribution ...
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Pharmacists Council of Nigeria: Vision and Mission Statement

Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) State Offices and Contact Details

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The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) is a statutory organ of the Federal Government of Nigeria charged with the responsibility for regulating and controlling pharmacy education, practice ...
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What you need to know before setting up a pharmaceutical company in Nigeria

The Irony of Setting Up A Pharmaceutical Industry in Nigeria

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In an environment more conversant with traditional prescriptions and herbal medicine, setting up a Pharmaceutical Industry can be a daunting task. How do you make or sell ...
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NAFDAC State Offices

NAFDAC State Offices and Contact Details

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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) is a Nigerian government agency that is fully empowered to regulate and control the manufacture, importation, ...
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Pharmaceutical Industries in Nigeria

Pharmaceutical Industries in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects

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The pharma industry traces its root from two sources; the first of these were local apothecaries that expanded from their traditional role of distributing botanical drugs such ...
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