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Direct Compression Excipients: Properties and Uses

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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 expected from such excipients in terms of their functionality. A comprehensive understanding of the behaviour of these materials is essential to avoid potential problems during manufacturing as there is no chance to cover up flaws in raw materials in direct compression as there is in wet granulation process.

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Solid Dosage Forms: Tablets

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Tablets are solid dose pharmaceutical preparation containing drug substances usually prepared with the aid of suitable pharmaceutical excipients. They may vary in size, shape, weight, hardness, thickness, disintegration and dissolution …