advantages of medicated chewing gum

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Medicated chewing gum is an alternative oral drug delivery system that releases the active ingredient by chewing and offers a wide range of advantages.

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  • 1. WHAT IS HEALTH IN GUM? Its a ready-to-use powder excipient specially developed for functional or medicated chewing gum Its a mix of Gum Base and polyols to which you can add an active ingredient and produce compressed chewing gum using standard tableting equipment

2. ADVANTAGES OF MEDICATED CHEWING GUMMedicated chewing gum is an alternative oral drug delivery system that releases theactive ingredient by chewing and offers a wide range of advantages:1Attractive and pleasant format that improves compliance2Fast onset of action. Search for immediate effect3Patients active control over treatment4A balanced and controlled intake 3. ADVANTAGES OF MEDICATED CHEWING GUM5 Provides systemic and local effect6 Reduces exposure to gastrointestinal side effects caused by APIs or excipients7 For either therapeutic or functional use8 Inherent benefits of chewing gum