Medicated chewing gum

Formulation, Manufacture and Evaluation of Medicated Chewing Gum

Medicated chewing gums (MCGs) are solid or semi-solid, single-dose preparations with a base consisting mainly of tasteless masticatory gums that are intended to be chewed but not ...
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Quality Control Tests for Chewable Tablets

Quality Control and Evaluation Parameters for Chewable Tablets

Quality control (QC) is a part of quality management focused on fulfilling quality requirements. It refers to the set of checks or tests carried out during the ...
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Chewable tablet

Formulation, Manufacture and Evaluation of Chewable tablets

Chewable tablets are tablets intended to be chewed in the mouth prior to swallowing. They represent the largest market segment of the chewable dosage forms, with chewing ...
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Enteric coating

Enteric Coating: An Overview

An enteric coating, also known as gastro-resistant coating is a barrier applied to oral medication that controls the location in the digestive tract where it is absorbed ...
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Administration and Management

Featured image for the article Elixir for sourcing of candidates and retaining them

Elixir for Sourcing of Candidates and Retaining Them

Many Pharma Companies have been suffering silently from shortage of suitable candidates to fill up vacancies in the field, and also of high attrition rate, leading to ...
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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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Finance

Estimating the Financial Needs of a Business

Estimating the Financial Needs of a Business

Now that you have made up your mind to start a business, it is important to plan how to keep your business afloat financially. There are a ...
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Roles and Responsibilities of a Finance Department in a Pharmaceutical Industry

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

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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Production

Medicated chewing gum

Formulation, Manufacture and Evaluation of Medicated Chewing Gum

Medicated chewing gums (MCGs) are solid or semi-solid, single-dose preparations with a base consisting mainly of tasteless masticatory gums that are intended to be chewed but not ...
Read More
Quality Control Tests for Chewable Tablets

Quality Control and Evaluation Parameters for Chewable Tablets

Quality control (QC) is a part of quality management focused on fulfilling quality requirements. It refers to the set of checks or tests carried out during the ...
Read More
Chewable tablet

Formulation, Manufacture and Evaluation of Chewable tablets

Chewable tablets are tablets intended to be chewed in the mouth prior to swallowing. They represent the largest market segment of the chewable dosage forms, with chewing ...
Read More
Enteric coating

Enteric Coating: An Overview

An enteric coating, also known as gastro-resistant coating is a barrier applied to oral medication that controls the location in the digestive tract where it is absorbed ...
Read More
Defects in film coating process

Common Defects in Film Coating Process: Causes and Possible Solutions

Polymeric film coating, in the formal sense, is a process that has been extensively used in pharmaceutical companies for over half a century. In spite of its ...
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Film coating: Polymers used in immediate release film coating

Film Coating Process: Polymers Used in Immediate-Release Film Coating

Coating is a process by which an essentially dry outer layer of coating material is applied to the surface of a dosage form in order to confer ...
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Sales and Marketing

Ways to Create More Consistent Performers

Ways to Create More And More Consistent Performers

In ethically promoting Pharma business, field force are the resources who generate prescriptions for the products being promoted, thus bring in revenue, therefore the figures at the ...
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Advertising Plan: 5 Things to consider when drawing up an advertising schedule

5 Things to Consider When Drawing Up an Advertising Plan

Every business differs but a common factor is the need to get the product into the market. This can be achieved through advertising. Thanks to technology, the ...
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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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General

List of Pharmaceutical Companies in Germany

List of Pharmaceutical Companies in Germany

This page contains a comprehensive list of pharmaceutical and biotech companies in Germany. It also contains important information like what the company does, the company’s address, phone numbers, ...
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List of Pharmaceutical Companies in India

This page contains a comprehensive list of pharmaceutical companies in India (both for bulk drugs and formulations). It also contains important information like what the company does, ...
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List of Pharmaceutical Companies in The United Kingdom

This page contains a comprehensive list of pharmaceutical companies in the United Kingdom Contents1 3M Health Care Ltd (3M United Kingdom PLC)2 4D Pharma3 A. Menarini Diagnostics ...
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List of Pharmaceutical Companies in United States of America

List of Pharmaceutical Companies in United States of America

The US pharmaceutical industry is a highly globalized industry with an enormous positive influence on global health, prosperity and economic productivity. It alone holds over 45 per ...
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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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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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Interviews

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We Are Not Just Created To Add Number to the World but To Add Value – Pharmacist Ahmed...

In this enlightening chat with Pharm. Abel, Samuel, Pharmacist Ahmed Yahaya, the Chief Pharmacist in the Federal Medical Centre, Keffi, and a certified fellow of the West ...
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There Is No Favorable Policy for the Drug Manufacturers in Nigeria – Dr. Sabiu Adamu

Dr. Sabiu Adamu is the Director of Pharmaceutical Services, Federal Medical Centre, Keffi. He needs no introduction but I will not fail to say that he is ...
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Packaging as a Key Factor in the Acceptability of Locally Manufactured Pharmaceuticals by Pr...

Professor Emmanuel Ibezim, is a professor of pharmaceutics, and out gone dean of Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. In this exclusive interview with Pharmapproach, ...
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