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Author Bühler, Volker.

Title Polyvinylpyrrolidone excipients for pharmaceuticals : povidone, crospovidone, and copovidone / Volker Bühler
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 254 pages) : illustrations
Contents General notes of synthesis -- Soluble polyvinylpyrrolidone (povidione) -- Insoluble polyvinylpyrrolidone (crospovidone) -- Vinylpyrrolidone-vinyl acetate copolymer (copovidone) -- Registration and toxicological data
Summary "The book describes the properties, analytical methods and the applications of different polyvinylpyrrolidone excipients (povidone, crospovidone, copocidone etc.) for use in pharmaceutical preparations. This group of excipients is one of the most important excipients used in modern technology to produce drugs." "The book is intended for all persons working in the research, development and quality control of drugs. It gives a survey of all applications in solid, liquid and semisolid dosage forms including many drug formulation examples and more than 600 references to the literature."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-247) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Excipients.
Povidone -- chemistry.
Excipients -- chemistry.
Povidone -- analysis.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004112897
ISBN 3540234128 (alk. paper)
9783540234128 (alk. paper)