Getting a drug onto the market is a long, complex and costly process. Companies developing new therapeutics and formulations must be able to make the process as simple and efficient as possible. Quality by design, or QbD, is an approach that could help, by putting the focus on commercialization right from the early steps of the product development process, and ensuring that it is maintained and monitored throughout.
Quality by design: Considerations for inhalation product development
How QbD can be built into inhalation product development to ensure a drug and device are safe and effective, along with the potential to improve a product’s success