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Transitioning product from one tablet press to another during scale-up has been an ongoing challenge in the industry for many decades with many different approaches and aspects that must be considered including the tablet press and punch design, and powder characteristics.

As there are numerous stages that occur during tablet production on the rotary tablet press, a full understanding of their functions is crucial to the success of producing a quality tablet.

Stages include:

  • Powder filling from the hopper into the feed system
  • Powder filling from the feed system into the die cavity
  • Proper fill cam and dosing cam settings
  • Centrifugal acceleration and the need for a pull-down cam

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