Lesson Code: PPL-1212. This e-Lesson is aimed at personnel who require an overview of how solutions and equipment are prepared for a dissolution process. It includes the preparation of media and typical dissolution apparatus setup checks that are performed. Manual and automatic sampling operations are also included.

  • Category: Analytical Laboratory - Practices


After taking this e-Lesson, you will be able to:

  • Describe how dissolution media is prepared and explain why it is degassed
  • Explain the purpose of standards in a dissolution process
  • Describe the preparation of standards
  • List and describe the various dissolution apparatus checks that must be performed
  • Explain the difference between manual and automatic sampling equipment
  • Describe the checks that must be done for both manual and automatic sampling equipment

KEYWORDS: Automatic Sampler, Collection Vessels, Depth Check, Equipment Checks, Media, Rotation Speed, Sampling Device, Standard Preparation, Stirring Element, Vessel, Water Bath, Wobble Check