JOURNAL ALGÉRIEN DE PHARMACIE
Volume 1, Numéro 1, Pages 14-18

Detecting Counterfeit Tablets By Near Infrared Spectroscopy

Authors : Boudis Hakim .

Abstract

Counterfeit drugs are deliberately and fraudulently produced drugs without respect of their identity and/or source. Different analytical techniques exist to detect counter feit drugs based on the pharmacopeia methods using for example HPLC and TLC. These techniques are time-consuming, not environment friendly and take into account only the chemical characteristics of the drug. Near InfraRed Spectroscopy (NIRS) is a technique which re

Keywords

Chemometrics, Contrefeit drugs, NIR Spectroscopy, Plavix, validation model