Newsletter | May 12, 2022

05.12.22 -- Solving Unique Challenges In Pediatric Medicine With Specialized Dosage Forms

 
Improving Compliance And Accuracy Of Dosing In Patients With Dysphagia
 

One in 17 people will develop dysphagia, or difficulty or discomfort in swallowing, in their lifetime. Even for those with a healthy swallowing function, it can be a challenge to swallow solid oral medications.

Expanding Solutions For Challenging APIs Through Coacervation
 

Coacervation is a microencapsulation technique that offers several unique benefits to developers interested in working with challenging and/or bitter-tasting molecules, managing a product’s life cycle, and even accelerating development timelines.

Masking Bitter Drug Taste In Pediatric Formulations With Microcaps
 

The challenge was developing a taste masked, convenient dosage formulation of a very bitter API for patients two years old and older undergoing treatment of HIV infection.

Minitabs Delivers Child-Friendly, Broad-Range Dosing For Toddlers
 

A European-based pharmaceutical company wanted to improve their pancreatic enzyme product (PEP) delivery to patients who have difficulty swallowing several capsules a day — especially children with cystic fibrosis and other conditions.