Development and Evaluation of Acetaminophen Tablets Prepared by Injection Moulding

J Kawala, J Decupere, P Boyd, Matthew Wilson, T Brannigan, L Shu, G. P. Andrews

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract


Injection moulding (IM) is a widely used method in the plastic industry, but is novel as the pharmaceutical technology, particularly in respect of producing oral dosage forms. IM can be utilised as a manufacturing technique for production of sustained release and, in some limited form, immediate release tablets. To assess the feasibility of manufacturing acetaminophen immediate release tablets using IM. IM tablets were produced and characterised with respect to their content uniformity, weight uniformity, disintegration and drug release performance
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2015
Event2015 AAPS Annual Meeting and Exposition: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists - Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, United States
Duration: 25 Oct 201529 Oct 2015


Conference2015 AAPS Annual Meeting and Exposition
Abbreviated titleAAPS
Country/TerritoryUnited States


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