Impurity: pharma market and importance

The control of pharmaceutical impurities is currently a critical and challenging issue to the pharmaceutical industry. Impurities in pharmaceuticals are the unwanted chemicals that remain with the active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), or develop during formulation, or upon aging of both API and formulated APIs to medicines. The presence of these unwanted chemicals or impurities can […]

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API Impurity Isolation

During a manufacturing process or a stability study for an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) or drug product, a sample may be found to contain impurities. These impurities might occur as degradation products, as intermediates/process impurities originating from the synthetic route, as an unwanted by-product of side-reactions or due to contamination of the original sample. Such […]

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Impurity quantification in pharmaceutical dosage forms

Identification and quantification of impurities in drug compounds is a crucial task in pharmaceutical process development for quality and safety. Related components are the impurities in pharmaceuticals which are unwanted chemicals that remain with the active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), or develop during stability testing, or develop during formulation or upon aging of both API and […]

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Identifying and eliminating impurities in API manufacturing

Potential toxic chemicals and carcinogens in treatment drugs are one of the biggest problems to plague Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacturing. Because of this, one of the most important tasks of any manufacturer is to identify impurities before they impact the quality, efficacy and safety of drugs, as well as cause costly project delays. Analyzing […]

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