Dosage Form Options For The Oral Delivery Of Liquid Lipid-based Formulations

Dosage Form Options for the Oral Delivery of Liquid Lipid-based Formulations: Key Considerations for Selection, Benefits, Limitations, and Future Prospects

Author: Jeffrey E. Browne, Ph.D., Technical Director, Pharmaceutical Softgel Business Development

This presentation focuses on dosage form options for the oral delivery of liquid lipid-based formulations in regards to dosage form types, designs, and compositions as well as the methods of manufacture. It discusses the key considerations for the selection of a suitable dosage form before summarizing the benefits and limitations of this delivery method. In addition future prospects such as: targeted drug release, controlled released of drugs and liquid versus solid lipid-based drug delivery systems are explored.