The Third Edition of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia contains descriptions of manufacturing processes, structural formulas, trade names, therapeutic functions, and other information on 2266 pharmaceuticals now being marketed as trade-named products in America and many other countries. Information on 1295 pharmaceuticals has been taken from the Second Edition of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia (Marshall Sittig, Noyes Publications, Westwood, New Jersey, USA, 1986). Information on 971 additional pharmaceuticals, including those approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) since 1986, are included in the Encyclopedia as well
The Encyclopedia comprises 4 volumes:
Volume 1: A through B
Volume 2: C through G
Volume 3: H through P
Volume 4: Q through Z, and the Raw Materials and Trade Names Indexes.
The pharmaceuticals are listed in alphabetical order.
INFORMATION SOURCES USED
For the Second Edition, a variety of sources were used to identify the patents associated with particular commercial products and to serve as a source of process information. The sources included the following: Merck Index: followed by a citation of the entry number in the Tenth (1983) Edition.Clik here for Download (Source:medical4everyone.blogspot.com)