Palatability of a novel oral formulation of prednisone in healthy young adults.

  title={Palatability of a novel oral formulation of prednisone in healthy young adults.},
  author={Shasha Bai and Nathan H. Dormer and Catherine Shoults and Amanda M Meyer and Carol D'Ann Pierce and Kathleen A. Neville and Gregory L. Kearns},
  journal={The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology},
  volume={69 4},
OBJECTIVES Prednisone is a widely used anti-inflammatory for a variety of conditions. While oral liquid formulations of prednisone enable weight-based dosing, children frequently find them to be objectionable due to bitter taste. This limitation of prednisone can adversely impact patient acceptance and may result in non-compliance. Efforts to mask flavours often result in poorly controlled, heterogeneous particle distributions and can provide ineffective taste masking. The present work utilized… CONTINUE READING
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