Medicated Chewing Gum

Medicated Chewing Gum, A Modern Oral Drug Delivery System

Medicated chewing gum (MCG) is a novel, alternate oral drug delivery system that has been proven useful in delivering many over-the-counter medications and nutraceutical products.

From a medical viewpoint, MCG has many advantages over other oral delivery formats, making it a favorable choice. It is highly effective, fast-acting, and can be used to steadily deliver drug doses over a prolonged period and many more benefits.

From a consumer’s point of view, it’s a very attractive dosage form with a pleasant taste. It’s also very discrete without fear of stigmatization.

This article aims to explore the benefits of MCGs, disadvantages, application as well as various formulation methods.
Read the full article on the Contract Pharma website here