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Table 3 Promising therapeutic agents used in solid dispersion techniques [75, 76, 77, 78, 79]

From: Most promising solid dispersion technique of oral dispersible tablet

Sr. no Agents Examples
1 Analgesics Aloxipirin, auranofin, azapropazone
2 Anthelmintics Albendazole, bephenium hydroxynaphthoate, cambendazole
3 Anti-arrhythmic agents Amiodarone, disopyramide, flecamide acetate
4 Anti-bacterial agents Benethamine, penicillin, cinoxacin
5 Anti-coagulants Dicoumarol, dipyridamole, nicoumalone
6 Anti-depressants Amoxapine, ciclazindole, maprotiline
7 Anti-epileptic Beclamide, carbamazepine, clonazepam, ethotoin
8 Anti-fungal Amphotericin, butoconazole nitrate, clotrimazole, flucanazole
9 Anti-gout Allopurinol, probenecid, sulphinpyrazone
10 Anti-hypertensive Amlodipine, carvedilol, diltiazem, diazoxide, felodipine
11 Anti-malarials Amodiaquine, chloroquine, chlorproguanil, halofantrine, mefloquine
12 Anti-migraine Dihydroergotamine mesyiate, ergotamine tetrate, methysergide
13 Anti-neoplastic and immunosuppresant Busulphan, chlorambucil, cyclosporin
14 Anti-protozoal Benzindazole, decoquinate, diiodohydroxyquinoline
15 Anti-thyroid Carbimazole, propylthioouracil
16 Anxiolytic, sedatives, hypnotics, and neuroleptics Alprazolam, amyiobarbitone
17 Cardiac ionotropic Amrinone, digitoxin, digoxin, lantoside C
18 Corticosteroids Beclomethasone, betamethasone, budesonide, cortisone acetate
19 Diuretics Acetazolamide, amiloride, bumetanide, chiorothiazide
20 Enzymes All the enzymes
21 Anti-Parkinsonian Bromocriptine mesylate, lysuride maleate
22 Gastro-intestinal Bisacodyl, cimetidine, domperidone, famotidine
23 Histamine H-receptor antagonist Acrivastine, astemizole, cinnarizine, cyclizine
24 Lipid regulating Bezafibrate, clofibrate, fenofibrate, gemfibrozil
25 Local anesthetics Lidocaine
26 Neuro-muscular Pyridostigmine
27 Nitrates and other anti-anginal Amyl nitrate, glyceryl trinitrate
28 Nutritional Betacarotene, vitamin A, vitamin B2, vitamin D, vita E
29 Opioid analgesics Codeine, diamorphine, dihydrocodeine, meptazinol
30 Oral vaccines Influenza, tuberculosis, hepatitis, polio, tetanus
31 Proteins and peptides Insulin, glucagon, growth hormone
32 Stimulants Amphetamine, dexamphetamine, dexfenfluramine, fenfluramine, pemoline