Skip to search form Skip to main content You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly. Patel and Mihir Patel and P. Mouth dissolving films are oral solid dosage form that disintegrate and dissolve within a minute when placed in mouth without taking water or chewing. This dosage form allows the medication to bypass the first pass metabolism so bioavailability of medication may be improved. Save to Library.
The gold standard in pharmaceutical industry is the oral delivery because it is the easiest, safest, economical and convenient method for the drug delivery. Mouth dissolving tablets have becomes the most demanding application during last decades and in the pharmaceutical industry this field has become a rapidly area. Mouth dissolving tablets during insertion in the mouth should have to dissolve or disintegrate in the mouth within 15sec to 3 minutes without the help or need of any drinking agent like water. These mouth dissolving tablets can be given anytime, anywhere to anyone who needs this without the presence of water and these will show the effective action in few minutes. In this method the main limitation of commonly used oral drug delivery such as tablets and capsules is swallowing difficulty dysphasia mostly in case of pediatric and geriatric patients feel most incompliance to take the tablets and capsules. To make the patients convenient for the administration of these dosage forms plays a vital in design and formulation of dosage forms.
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