Preparation of Metformin Succinate Sustained Release Tablet
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Stockholm (Sweden)
- Type: Poster
- By: PARK, Jun-Bom (Sahmyook University, Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of)
- Co-author(s): Jun-Bom Park: Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, Sahmyook University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
Metformin is an oral antihyperglycemic agent used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, this SR tablet is large because of its high water solubility and the high dose required for efficacy, and some patients find it difficult to swallow. To overcome these challenges, the salt formation was changed, thereby changing The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.