A Convenient Formulation of Orodispersible mini-tablets for Pediatric Administration

3/11/2020 10:20 - 10:55

Orodispersible mini-tablets (ODMT) are a beneficial dosage form for pediatric medicines. A recent study to develop a convenient direct compression formulation for ODMT with hydrochlorothiazide (HCT) and with enalapril maleate (EM), as model commonly prescribed pediatric drugs, is described. Additionally the mechanical properties, disintegration behaviour and dissolution profiles of the example ODMTs are presented.

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Dr. Michael Black, Head of Sales Pharma, BENEO-Palatinit GmbH