In a multiparticulate drug delivery system, the dosage of the drug is sub-divided, in contrast to a classic single-unit dosage form. Although multiparticulate systems may be more complicated to formulate and manufacture, they provide advantages over single-unit modified release systems.
SUGLETS®, Sugar Spheres are highly uniform drug layering pellets, made of sucrose and starch, ideal for sustained or extended release dosage forms.
DuPont™ AmberLite™ and Duolite™
DuPont™ AmberLite™ and Duolite™ ion exchange resins are used in formulations for controlled release and taste-masking in the geriatric and pediatric populations that offer improved patient compliance.