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Optimizing Antimicrobial Preservative Selection for Pharmaceutical Products

Published 11 May 2012 | By Spectrum Chemical

The challenges facing the formulation chemist include 1) balancing preservative selection against a broad spectrum of potential contaminants with regulations and consumer preferences generally limiting usage; 2) minimizing any adverse affect of the preservatives on the performance attributes or activity of the product 3) ensuring activity of the preservatives in the unique pharmaceutical or cosmetic formulation throughout the expected shelf life of the product. This paper will provide guidelines for selecting and optimizing an appropriate preservative system.

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Optimizing Antimicrobial Preservative Selection for Pharmaceutical Products