Advances in the use of instrumental measurement of colour in the development, production and quality control of drugs, medicinal preparations and pharmaceutical auxiliary substances I 


Authors: Jan Šubert ;  Jozef Čižmárik
Authors‘ workplace: Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave, Farmaceutická fakulta, Katedra farmaceutickej chémie, Slovenská republika
Published in: Čes. slov. Farm., 2013; 62, 65-70
Category: Review Articles

Overview

Colour is one of the important indices of the quality of drugs, medicinal preparations and pharmaceutical auxiliary substances. The paper summarizes the development and use of instrumental measurement of colour in pharmacy in recent ten years focusing on the drugs of synthetic origin and pharmaceutical auxiliary substances including their control.

Key words:
measurement of colour • colour spaces • drugs and medicinal preparations • auxiliary substances • analytical applications


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