Continuous powder feeding for pharmaceutical solid dosage form manufacture: a short review

@article{Blackshields2018ContinuousPF,
  title={Continuous powder feeding for pharmaceutical solid dosage form manufacture: a short review},
  author={Caroline A. Blackshields and A. Crean},
  journal={Pharmaceutical Development and Technology},
  year={2018},
  volume={23},
  pages={554 - 560}
}
Abstract There has been a noticeable shift from pharmaceutical batch processing towards a more continuous mode of manufacture for solid oral dosage forms. Continuous solid oral dose processes would not be possible in the absence of a highly accurate feeding system. The performance of feeders defines the content of formulations and is therefore a critical operation in continuous manufacturing of solid dosage forms. It was the purpose of this review to review the role of the initial powder… Expand
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