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Table 3 Composition of different formulations of Glimepiride and Pioglitazone pellets

From: Development and characterization of multiparticulate system as an alternative to unit dosage forms containing drugs with diverse release profiles

Ingredients Formulation Batches
B1 B2 B3 B4 B5 B6 B7 B8 B9
Glimepiride (mg) 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
Pioglitazone (mg) 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0
Lactose monohydrate (Pharmatose 200 M) (mg) 80.0 80.0 92.5 92.5 63.5 96.5 96.5 63.5 92.5
Microcrystalline cellulose (mg) 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0
Sodium starch glycolate (Primogel) (mg) 2.5 2.5 2.5 1.0 5.0 1.0 5.0 1.0 5.0
Tween 80 (mg) 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Purified water (mL) 3.0 3.0 3.5 3.5 2.8 3.6 3.6 2.8 3.5