Solid dosage forms such as tablets and capsules are the most common and effective way to administer drugs, making up 60% of all drug delivery methods. These treatment a range of symptoms, including colds, headaches, allergies and gastrointestinal discomfort.
Once tablets or capsules are taken whole, they dissolve in the digestive tract and are then distributed throughout the body in the blood to reach their target area.
However, some active pharmaceutical ingredients are not soluble.
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