Lactose in Pharmaceutical Products

Lactose is a commonly used excipient and is generally used as a diluent or filler for tablets and capsules and in dry powder inhalational products…

Excipient classification and types

Word Excipient is derived from the Latin word Excipere means “To except” and simply means other than API, all other ingredients in a dosage form are excipients. Properties of ExcipientdExcipients should have the following properties Role of Excipients          Classification of Excipients According to Route of Administration