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Table 1 Formula for preparing tablets containing metronidazole as model drug using MCC, CPE, PME, and PSV as DC excipients

From: Compaction and tableting properties of composite particles of microcrystalline cellulose and crospovidone engineered for direct compression

  Formulations
Ingredients I II III IV
MTZ (40%) 200 200 200 200
MCC (59%) 295
CPE (59%) 295
PME (59%) 295
PSV (59%) 295
SSF (1%) 5 5 5 5
Total (mg) 500 500 500 500
  1. I MCC as DC excipient, II CPE as DC excipient, III PME as DC excipient, IV PSV as DC excipient