UNIT 7.3 Overview of Drug Product Development
Published Online: 1 FEB 2002
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Pharmacology
How to Cite
Lee, K. M. 2002. Overview of Drug Product Development. Current Protocols in Pharmacology. 15:7.3:7.3.1–7.3.10.
- Published Online: 1 FEB 2002
- Published Print: DEC 2001
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Drug product development, also called formulation chemistry, is the process of developing formulations for use in toxicology and clinical studies and for commercial supply. In this overview, the development process is described, including dosage forms for various delivery routes, toxicology formulation development, ingredient selection and manufacturing process development.