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Handbook of Pharmaceutical Excipients

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 8th
Authors/Editor: Sheskey, Paul J; Cook, Walter G; Cable, Colin G
Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
ISBN: 978-0-857-11271-2
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The Handbook of Pharmaceutical Excipients collects together essential data on the physical properties of excipients as well as providing information on their safe use and applications.

All of the 400+ monographs are also thoroughly cross-referenced and indexed to allow their identification by chemical, non-proprietary or trade names. It is internationally recognised as the authoritative source of information on pharmaceutical excipients and a comprehensive guide to uses, properties and safety.

Monographs benefit from a standardized, easy-to-use template and include:
  • Pharmacopeial information from the UK, Europe, Japan and the United States where relevant
  • Non-proprietary names and synonyms
  • Chemical name, CAS Registry number, empirical formula, molecular weight
  • Functional category, applications and incompatibilities
  • Material description and typical properties
  • Safety, stability, storage and handling information
  • Method of manufacture
  • Related substances
  • Primary references
  • Editorial comments
  • Authors details and revision date

Changes to this new edition:
  • Contains revised and updated monographs
  • 20 + new monographs including amino acids Arginine, Proline and Asparagine
  • Includes newly added Raman spectra for many excipients
  • New chapter content including information on excipients in oral solid dose formulations, and pediatric formulations

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  • Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Sheskey, Paul J; Cook, Walter G; Cable, Colin G
  • ISBN: 978-0-857-11271-2
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  • Language: English
  • Edition: 8th
  • Pages: 1216
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2017

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