|Title:||Sustained release indomethacin|
|Abstract:||A sustained release indomethacin pharmaceutical product is provided that utilizes a pellet formulation encapsulated in a hard gelatin capsule. A portion of the pellets is uncoated for immediate and rapid release of indomethacin for elevating the plasma level. The remainder of the pellets are coated with a polymer to sustain the plasma level. The uncoated and coated pellets may be mixed with non-medicated pellets as a capsule filler.|
|Inventor(s):||Dempski; Robert E. (Dresher, PA), Mehta; Gunvant N. (Lansdale, PA), Saboe; Joseph C. (Norristown, PA)|
|Assignee:||Merck & Co., Inc. (Rahway, NJ)|
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|Formulation; Dosage form; Composition;|
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