Direct compression is not only a topic in continuous manufacturing but in pharmaceutical production in general. In direct compression the physical characteristics of the excipients have a major impact on the processes ability of the formulation. Topics like flowability, bulk density and particle size distribution are just some to mention.
Excipients for Direct Compression
There is a wide range of excipients for direct compression with different functions available in the market.We put together an initial overview as a list of products available for download and commenting.