Understanding Dissolution


Lesson Code: PPL-710. The influence of pH, temperature and stirring on how well a solid will dissolve in a liquid. How a drug dissolves in the human body and how in vitro dissolution testing can be used.


  • Category: Analytical Laboratory - Practices

Description

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

- Define the term 'dissolution'

- List and describe the factors that affect dissolution

- Explain how a solid drug dosage form is absorbed into the bloodstream

- Define the term 'disintegration'

- Describe in vivo and in vitro dissolution analysis