Pharmacy - Course - Physical Pharmacy And Product Stability

  • Course Code: PHAR281
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (2Lec, 2Lab)
  • Course Type: Faculty Mandatory Courses (Ph_Un_Mand)

Course Description

The course aims at providing students with a strong background and applications of physicochemical characteristics of drugs in relation to formulation and biological performance. The course discusses the significance of utilization of surfactants, co-solvents, complexation, suspending and emulsifying agents for proper design and formulation of drug delivery systems. The course introduces students to the concepts of product stability and stability testing of pharmaceutical products, besides the basic principles of chemical kinetics and regulation of product stability. Pre-requisite: PHAR 271