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Colon Targeted Guar Gum Compression Coated Tablets of Flurbiprofen: Formulation, Development, and Pharmacokinetics

Table 2

Composition of FLB compression coated tablets.

Formulation code*FLB core tablet (mg)Guar gum (mg)Total tablet weight (mg)

F5175100 375
Total thickness  mm
Total diameter  mm
Coat thickness  mm
Coat diameter  mm

Each compression coat formulation contains 10% HPMC, 1% magnesium stearate, 2% talc, and spray dried lactose to make the compression coat weight 200 mg.

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