Thin films are ideal dosage form for pediatric,generic,dysphagic,mentally challenged and bed ridden patients.These films are thin,flat,elegant,rectangular shaped dosage forms that can be delivered by either oral sublingual or buccal route.In the market, most of the available products are single layered and belong to category of orally dissolving films.A few belong to sublingual and buccal category.
It gives us immense pleasure in informing you that our product, 'Vitamin D3 Orally Disintegrating Strips 60,000 IU' has been approved for manufacturing and marketing in India (Form46) by DCG(I).
With this, the number of approved products in our basket is now Thirty-One. Now, ZIM can manufacture and market Vitamin D3 Orally Disintegrating Strips in two strengths 2000 and 60,000 IU.
Orally dissolving film dosage form has numerous advantages over the available dosage forms of Vitamin D3 in India, like, tablets, granules, powder, soft gelatine capsules, syrup, drops, etc. The advantages are -
a) These films are not required to be swallowed. These are simply placed on the tongue where they get dissolved instantaneously.
b) Unlike liquid dosage form, precision in dosage is there.
c) Thin flat, flexible films, individually packed in a sachet offer ease of handling, storage, transportation and administration to the consumer as compared to other solid and liquid dosage forms.
ZIM Laboratories has added another feather to its products, with the manufacturing and marketing approval of ‘Clonazepam Orally Disintegrating Strips’ in India, under Form46 by DCG(I). With this, the number of approved products has now gone up to 32.
Clonazepam is the
choice of drug and first-line treatment for the management of “Acute
seizures”. It is also effective for the short-term treatment of
“Panic disorder” and “Acute maniac”. Thus, rapid onset of
action and ease of dose administration is a very important feature
required in the drug used for the management of acute episodes of
seizures. Similar is the case with Panic disorder, which requires
immediate medical attention.…