Industrial Pharmacy 1 - Unit 1


Preformulation Studies: Introduction to preformulation, goals and objectives, study of physicochemical characteristics of drug substances.

  • Physical properties: Physical form (crystal & amorphous), particle size, shape, flow properties, solubility profile (pKa, pH, partition coefficient), polymorphism
  • Chemical Properties: Hydrolysis, oxidation, reduction, racemisation, polymerization

BCS classification of drugs & its significant

Application of preformulation considerations in the development of solid, liquid oral and parenteral dosage forms and its impact on stability of dosage forms.

Unit 1, Industrial Pharmacy 1, B Pharmacy 5th Sem, Carewell Pharma
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