Excipients & Pharmaceutical 3D Printing
3D printing is one of the most revolutionary technologies of contemporary life. It’s reducing manufacturing costs, personalising industries, and saving lives one innovation at a time. Computer-aided design files can be customised in a snip, so multifunctional drug delivery systems are finally possible… Click here for the complete overview!
See Aprecia's 3D printing solutions here
Since 2004, Aprecia has been pioneering the technology of 3-Dimensional Printing (3DP) for pharmaceutical formulation and manufacturing. Aprecia manufacturers SPRITAM® (levetiracetam) which is the world’s first and only FDA-approved and…
See Merck's 3D printing solutions here
Traditional tablet production is efficient for large volumes, but it’s costly and time-consuming for clinical trial drug manufacture. 3D printing will make it simpler, faster and less expensive. Large-scale tablet production as we know it today was invented in the late 19th century. Although the machinery has, of course, become more modern, the manufacturing process has hardly changed and is still based on the compression of powders and granules….
Listen to Merck’s “Future Talk” about “3D Printed Pills: Faster, Cheaper, Simpler” with Dr. Inés Dawson, Dr. Christoph Hüls & Martin Bullemer here!