Characterization of Kurdistan-Gankawa natural clay and its application in the formulation of meclizine hydrochloride tablets
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: AWL, Mohammed (Sulaimani University, Chemistry, Sulaimani, Iraq)
- Co-author(s): Kamal Aziz, Bakhtyar (Sulaimani University, Sulaimani, Iraq)
Muhammad-Wais, Twana (Sulaimani University, Sulaimani, Iraq)
Hama Amin, Rozi (Sulaimani University, Sulaimani, Iraq)
I. Background: Meclizine HCl is a poorly water-soluble drug having a very slow-onset of action...
II. Aims: To use a white colored local clay to increase the dissolving rate of Meclizine tablets
III. Methods: Kurdistan-Gankawa natural clay chemical composition was found using X-Ray fluorescence for the clay powder. The clay mineralogy was studied The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.