buccal tablet


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tablet

 [tab´let]
a solid dosage form containing a medicinal substance with or without a suitable diluent. Called also pill.
buccal tablet one which dissolves when it is held between the cheek and gum, permitting direct absorption of the active ingredient through the oral mucosa.
enteric-coated tablet one coated with material that delays release of the medication until after it leaves the stomach.
sublingual tablet one that dissolves when held beneath the tongue, permitting direct absorption of the active ingredient by the oral mucosa.

buc·cal tab·'let

usually a small, flat tablet intended to be inserted in the buccal pouch, where the active ingredient is absorbed directly through the oral mucosa; such a tablet dissolves or erodes slowly.

buc·cal tab·let

(bŭkăl tablĕt)
A small, flat lozenge intended to be inserted in the buccal pouch (cheek), where the active ingredient is absorbed directly through the oral mucosa; such a tablet dissolves or erodes slowly.

buc·cal tab·let

(bŭkăl tablĕt)
Small, flat tablet intended to be inserted in the buccal pouch, where the active ingredient is absorbed directly through oral mucosa; dissolves or erodes slowly.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Oravig (miconazole) buccal tablets for the treatment of oropharyngeal candidiasis (OPC), more commonly known as thrush, in adults and children age 16 and older.
today announced that its development partner BioAlliance Pharma SA presented Phase III study results for miconazole Lauriad mucoadhesive buccal tablets (MBT) that demonstrate noninferiority to clotrimazole troches for oropharyngeal candidiasis (OPC), an opportunistic infection of the mouth and throat.
Cephalon markets fentanyl buccal tablets under the trade name Fentora, an opioid agonist that is a schedule II controlled substance.
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Results of preliminary research show that fentanyl effervescent buccal tablets (FEBT) may provide rapid-onset analgesia in patients with cancer-related breakthrough pain, which is usually treated with a short-acting opioid.
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The additional results from BioAlliance Pharma's pivotal Phase III study with miconazole Lauriad([R]) mucoadhesive buccal tablets (MBT) demonstrated comparable efficacy and safety profile to that of clotrimazole troches (administered five times per day) for oropharyngeal candidiasis (OPC), in HIV-positive patients in 40 sites in the United States, Canada and South Africa.
Watson's Fentanyl Citrate Buccal tablets are a generic version of Cephalon's Fentora.