Thermal Analysis and Rheology for Pharmaceutical Applications

Thermal Analysis provides powerful analytical methods for research, development and quality control of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), excipients and formulations. This implies the determination of their physicochemical properties such as melting point, glass transition temperature and heat of fusion, compatibility studies to find suitable API-excipient combinations, purity assessments (eutectic purity) and characterization of polymorphic forms.

Rheology perfectly complements the analytical equipment of your laboratory and allows for the specification of a suitable viscosity for different pharmaceutical products, assessment of flow limits of ointments and creams, predictions of storage stability by means of oscillation measurements as well as the determination of mechanical characteristics of soft gels.

The following blog articles will give you an idea about testing possibilities

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How Pure is the Crystalline Substance
What are the benefits of characterizing pharmaceuticals with thermal analysis
The Rheology of Dispersions
Rheology of Lotions and Emulsions
Thermal Analysis and Rheology - Indispensable for Characterizing Pharmaceuticals

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Handbook "Thermal Analysis in Pharmaceutical Applications" – Soon Available

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Detailed information about the instruments for your pharmaceutical applications

DSC 214 Nevio

Studying Phase Transformations of Pharmaceuticals, Foods and Cosmetics by means of the DSC 214 Nevio ‒ the fastest heat-flux DSC instrument on the market.

Kinexus pro+

Kinexus pro+ - Research grade rheometer for complex fluids characterization