Networking Lunch

3/13/2018 12:45 - 13:45

Lunch and Learn Roundtable with ShinEtsu 

Pediatric and geriatric formulations: common challenge

Patient compliance has becoming a hot topic for pharmaceutical companies in the past decade especially for children and the elderly population. Beside the available EMA guidelines and reflection papers, research has been done to compare both patient groups. During this table round, we will review common challenges and provide solutions based on cellulose derivatives for administrating medicines to children and elderly people in terms of:

  • Selection of excipient for solid dosage forms, regulatory aspect
  • Palatability, Acceptability, Swallowability
  • Analytical challenges