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Standard Operating Procedure for Quality Assessment of Special Hard-Gelatin Capsules

Author(s):  Allen Loyd V Jr

Issue:  Jul/Aug 1999 - Compounding Parenteral Products
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Abstract:  The purpose of this procedure is to provide a method of documenting basic physical quality-assessment tests of and observations on liquid-filled, semisolid-filled, solid-filled, alter-release and coated hard-gelatin capsules. A Physical Quality Assessment Worksheet for Powder-Filled, Hard-Gelatin Capsules, suitable for photocopying and using in the pharmacy, is also provided.

Related Keywords: active-drug assay, disintegration, dissolution

Related Categories: SOPs, QUALITY CONTROL

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