Animal Health Markets and Opportunities - Farmed Animal Landscape.- Animal Health Markets and Opportunities - Companion Animal Landscape.- Anatomy and Physiology of the Farmed Animal.- Oral Anatomy and Physiology in the Companion Animal.- Physicochemical Principles of Controlled Release Veterinary Pharmaceuticals.- Biopharmaceutics and Veterinary Drug Delivery.- Quality by Design.- Final Product Testing and Specification Setting of Veterinary Pharmaceuticals.- In Vitro Drug Release Testing of Veterinary Pharmaceuticals.- Long Acting Rumen Drug Delivery Systems.- Controlled Release Intravaginal Veterinary Drug Delivery.- Veterinary Long Acting Injections and Implants.- Intramammary Delivery Technologies for Cattle Mastitis Treatment.- Veterinary Vaccines.- Delivery Systems for Wildlife.- Human: Veterinary Technology Cross Over.
Long acting veterinary formulations play a significant role in animal health, production and reproduction within the animal health industry. Such technologies offer beneficial advantages to the veterinarian, farmer and pet owner. These advantages have resulted in them growing in popularity in recent years.
The pharmaceutical scientist is faced with many challenges when innovating new products in this demanding field of controlled release. This book provides the reader with a comprehensive guide on the theories, applications, and challenges associated with the design and development of long acting veterinary formulations. The authoritative chapters of the book are written by some of the leading experts in the field. The book covers a wide scope of areas including the market influences, preformulation, biopharmaceutics, in vitro drug release testing and specification setting to name but a few. It also provides a detailed overview of the major technological advances made in this area. As a result this book covers everything a formulation scientist in industry or academia, or a student needs to know about this unique drug delivery field to advance health, production and reproduction treatment options and benefits for animals worldwide.
Provides an authoritative account of the essential pharmaceutical and biological sciences underpinning the topic
Describes advances in technology
Discusses regulatory impacts on the field