Dosage forms test1 stability 2

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  1. Efflorescence
    Release of water of hydration from crystal hydrate
  2. Particles clumping is due to
    Cohesive properties
  3. Deliquescence
    Dissolution of solid upon uptake of atmospheric moisture.
  4. T/F Drugs are chemically more stable in liquid state.
    FALSE- Solid
  5. Uptake of water by solid drug accelerate chemical degradation
    Aspirin
  6. Stressing the solid with high humidity tests for
    Hygroscopicity
  7. Drugs with high vapor pressure may volatize thru or in container
    flavorants, cosolvents, nitroglycerin (can pass out of container)
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Dosage forms test1 stability 2
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