Development of karaya and locust bean gum based matrix tablets for sustained release
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: H.G., SHIVAKUMAR (Principal, J.S.S.COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, S.S.NAGAR, MYSORE, KARNATAKA INDIA, Mysore, India)
- Co-author(s): Afrasim, Moin (J.S.S.COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, S.S.NAGAR, MYSORE, KARNATAKA, INDIA, India)
The aim of the study is to develop suitable hydrophyllic matrix tablets using cost-effective, nontoxic, easily available, natural gums (karaya gum [K] and locust bean gum [LB]) and synthetic polymer (HPMC) and to study their properties.
Diltiazem hydrochloride, a highly water-soluble compound was used as a model drug. Matrix tablets of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.