Preparation and Evaluation of Fast-Disintegrating Effervescent Tablets of Glibenclamide

Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, 03/03/2009

Jacob S et al. - The present formulation using citric acid-sodium bicarbonate and citric acid-sodium glycine carbonate tablet with PEG and mannitol was found to have better reaction properties and reaction stability than does the standard citric acid-sodium bicarbonate tablet. FETs of glibenclamide might aid in dissolution due to increase in microenvironmental pH around the granules and saliva. Sensory study on disintegration time and mouth feel attributes ranked the present formulation based on grittiness, chalkiness, and overall preference as best.

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