Every tablet tells a story... Ibuprofen

Discovered in 1961 while working at Boots the Chemist, UK (in Nottingham!), Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that has taken the world by storm!

However, compressing Ibuprofen is not without its challenges, with some reported problems of sticking, press downtime and abrasion, to name a few.

Find out how to overcome your ibuprofen compaction issues below...


Product fact sheet

Discover some of the common problems faced when compressing Ibuprofen and some of the proven solutions to overcome. 

Our product fact sheets provides an overview into the ins and outs of compressing specific products.


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Let's take an in-depth look into the world of Ibuprofen...

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Mini case study

Real-life examples... Learn how I Holland helped our customers overcome their problems compressing Ibuprofen.

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Learn more with the LMS

Experiencing compression issues like sticking, picking and abrasion? Or simply looking to deepen your tablet compression knowledge?

With the I Holland Learning Management System, take back control over tricky to compress products. Start learning today!