Orodispersible tablets based on spray-dried solid dispersions of furosemide
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Stockholm (Sweden)
- Type: Presentation
- By: THO, Ingunn (School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Pharmaceutics, Oslo, Norway)
- Co-author(s): Lina Mai Nguyen: Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Hanne Hjorth Tønnesen: Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Ingunn Tho: Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Orodispersible dosage forms are attractive for groups of patients that have problems swallowing conventional tablets, such as children.
The aim of this study was to prepare orodispersible tablets of furosemide, a BCS class IV drug (i.e. low solubility and permeability) on the WHO-list of essential drugs for children.
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