Pharma Excipients

Film former

An introduction to pharmaceutical film coatings

A wide variety of pharmaceutical products,  including pellets, granules, capsules, powders, and crystals are often film coated. In this present article, we will concentrate on the film-coating of tablets. The procedure of coating tablets is a complex process that results in the forming of a thin…
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Preventing Film Coating Problems by Design

11. July 2018 "Common defects in tablet film coating can be minimized by effective design of the tablet core and the coating process." Stuart C. Porter in Pharmaceutical Technology Film coatings on pharmaceutical tablets provide a broad range of functionalities, and the…
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