1. The History of the Medicinal Capsule; 2. Gelatin: Manufacture and Physico-chemical Properties; 3. Gelatin Alternatives and Additives; 4. The Manufacture and Properties of Two-piece Hard Capsules; 5. Powder, Granule and Pellet Properties for Filling of Two-piece Hard Capsules; 6. Dry Filling of Hard Capsules; 7. Instrumented Capsule Filling Machines and Simulators; 8. Capsule Processing and Packing; 9. Filling of Liquids and Semi-solids Into Two-piece Hard Capsules; 10. Technology to Manufacture Soft Capsules; 11. Formulation and Physical Properties of Soft Capsules; 12. Drug Release From Capsules; 13. Capsule Standards.
"The Pharmaceutical Press continues to publish useful monographs on
topics of interest. As one would expect, the second edition of
Pharmaceutical Capsules is effectively a complete primer containing
chapters that cover practically every aspect of hard-shell capsule
formulation."Harry G. Brittain. Pharmaceutical Development and
Technology, 14:131, 2009
-- Harry G. Brittain * Pharmaceutical Development and Technology *