Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) is the term used to refer to the biologically active ingredients of a pharmaceutical product (i.e., tablets, capsules).
Typically, pharmaceutical products contain a variety of ingredients. Among them, the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) is the main ingredient. The other components of the drug product are called "excipients".
These substances form a variable part of the drug product and need to be biosafe. The process of optimizing and composting the mixture of ingredients used in a drug is called "formulation".
APIs are used to diagnose, cure, mitigate, treat or prevent disease or to affect the pharmacological activity of body structure or function. Active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturers Bosen Bio can supply different types of active pharmaceutical ingredients for customers to choose.
The following are the benefits of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).
Reduce the risk of drug interactions
Improved understanding of the drug and its effects
Improved patient compliance
Better acceptance of drug side effects and symptoms
APIs are generally manufactured through a variety of processes that include:
Isolation and recovery from natural sources
A combination of these processes