Tablet Coating techniques: Concepts and recent trends

Tablet Coating Process: Concepts and Advancements

/ Production
Tablet 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 ...
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Ways to Create More Consistent Performers

Ways to Create More And More Consistent Performers

/ Sales and Marketing
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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Quality Control tests for pharmaceutical tablets

Quality Control Tests for Tablets

/ Production
Tablets are solid drug delivery system prepared by compressing a single dose of one or more active drug substance(s) with some additives/ pharmaceutical excipients. They may be ...
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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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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

/ Finance
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
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

/ Finance
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

Tablet Coating techniques: Concepts and recent trends

Tablet Coating Process: Concepts and Advancements

/ Production
Tablet 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 ...
Read More
Quality Control tests for pharmaceutical tablets

Quality Control Tests for Tablets

/ Production
Tablets are solid drug delivery system prepared by compressing a single dose of one or more active drug substance(s) with some additives/ pharmaceutical excipients. They may be ...
Read More
In-Process Quality Control (IPQC) of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

In-Process Quality Control (IPQC) of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

/ Production
In-process quality control tests are simply routine checks that are performed during production. They are those tests carried out before manufacturing process is completed to ensure that ...
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Quality Control Requirements for Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

Quality Control Requirements for Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

/ Production
Quality control of pharmaceutical formulations is an essential operation in the production of drugs. It is a procedure or set of procedures designed to ensure the output ...
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Direct compression excipients

Direct Compression Excipients: Properties and Uses

/ Production
This article outlines the various direct compressible excipients that have been used in the manufacture of tablets by direct compression method, with particular emphasis on what is ...
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Direct Compression Technoogy: Manufacture of Tablets by Direct Compression Method

Manufacture of Tablets by Direct Compression Method

/ Production
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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Sales and Marketing

Ways to Create More Consistent Performers

Ways to Create More And More Consistent Performers

/ Sales and Marketing
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

/ Sales and Marketing
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

/ Sales and Marketing
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

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List of Pharmaceutical Companies in The United Kingdom

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This page contains a comprehensive list of pharmaceutical companies in the United Kingdom Contents0.1 3M Health Care Ltd (3M United Kingdom PLC)0.2 4D Pharma0.3 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

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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

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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 ...
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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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Interviews

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

/ Interviews
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

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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...

/ Interviews
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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