Derived from the word ‘Beta’ and ‘Carrot’, ‘Beta Carotene’, is a plant pigment found in carrots. Beta Carotene while entering our body gets converted into Vitamin A which is an essential micronutrient. It helps one maintain good vision, lining of respiratory tract, regulation of skin cells and proteins. All carotenoids, including beta-carotene, also possess antioxidant […]
Back during the World War II, several military jargons came to be used in discussions on strategic planning and execution. In tune with the ongoing wars all around, the top decision making authorities then began to be referred to as “Think Tank”. However, over a period of time, the terminology found its reference broadened as […]
Introduction:Formulators rely on science and technology knowledge for solutions to new or existing problems through well-considered combinations of methodologies and approaches that profoundly impact the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. They understand and evaluate the pre-formulation phase, formulation and process development, and post-formulation phases to achieve specific objectives. Hot Melt Extrusion, a prevalent practice in the […]
What is pharmaceutical coating and why is it necessary? What are the different types of coating and what are the critical parameters to watch for in the coating process? This post answers all these questions about the need and process of pharmaceutical coating.