Determines of the size and shape of pills in pharmaceutical company is decided by whom? Is there seperate pannel or RnD department involved in this?
Yes, it’s RnD They decide along with Marketing.
During the development of a new drug, R&D guys usually give MKT some options based on the technical caracteristics and limitations of the medicine.
The amount of drug is critical to determine the size
In the research of a new medicine, the active ingredients and excipients has come to a fixed ratio, and the weight is thus settled. Of course, a weighty tablet must be compressed in big diameter, compared with the light tablet.