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HPMC and the Value of Vegetarian Hard Capsules

Oral solid dose (OSD) products continue to be the preferred drug delivery form for active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for drug developers, due to their cost-effectiveness, comparative ease of manufacturing, and availability of patient-friendly dosing options. Julien Lamps at Lonza Capsules and Health Ingredients discusses the alternatives that meet consumer demand for vegetarian-friendly medicines.