Formulation and evaluation of controlled release gastric floating tablet of verapamil hydrochloride using karaya gum
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: DR.T.M.PRAMOD KUMAR, Dr.T.M.PRAMOD KUMAR (J.S.S.COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, S.S.NAGAR, MYSORE, KARNATAKA, INDIA, Mysore, India)
- Co-author(s): H.V. Gangadharappa, H.V. Gangadharappa (J.S.S.COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, S.S.NAGAR, MYSORE, KARNATAKA, INDIA, MYSORE, India)
Dr.H.G., Shivakumar (J.S.S.COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, S.S.NAGAR, MYSORE, KARNATAKA, INDIA, MYSORE, India)
The aim of the study was to formulate controlled release floating tablets of Verapamil HCl using karaya gum and HPMC as matrix polymers.
The floating tablets containing Verapamil hydrochloride (dose 120 mg) were prepared by direct compression technique. Drug to polymer ratio was fixed at 1:1, 1:2, and 1:3. For each formulation of tablet, drug,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.