Shilpa Medicare has launched PRUCALSHIL (Prucalopride) Orally Disintegrating Strips 1 mg and 2 mg in India, a unique formulation developed for the first time in the World. The company has developed a novel ‘Orally Disintegrating Strip (ODS)’ formulation for Prucalopride and obtained subsequent approval from Drug Control General of India. Prucalopride is used for symptomatic treatment of chronic constipation in adults in whom laxatives fail to provide adequate relief.
Prucalopride medicine in the form of Orally Disintegrating Strips are most convenient dosage form for geriatric patients. Orally Disintegrating Strips have an advantage such as greater dissolution due to large surface area, more patient compliance than oral tablets, no risk of choking & better taste masking etc.
Orally Disintegrating Strips technology is emerging in novel drug delivery formulations. The company has acquired expertise with compliance oriented research for development of novel and safer drug delivery such as oral strips keeping in mind patient convenience.
Shilpa Medicare produces and exports consistently high-quality Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Fine Chemicals, intermediates, herbal products and speciality chemical products using sophisticated technology, meticulously following international specifications.