Biogapress Vegetal

Glyceryl dipalmitostearate

Gattefossé

Use a lipid coating agent for taste masking or a lipid barrier for the protection of sensitive active ingredients and to improve ingredient compatibility.

Key Features

  • Fine white powder of well-controlled particle size distribution with an indicative particle size of 50µm
  • Chemically inert with excellent tableting properties.
  • High melting point glyceride appropriate for use as a lipid matrix to modify (sustain or delay) the release of active ingredients.
  • Use a lipid coating agent for taste masking or a lipid barrier for the protection of sensitive active ingredients and to improve ingredient compatibility.

Safety of use is supported by food additive status.


Physical Form

  • Powder

Hydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance (HLB)

  • 2

Field of use

  • Nutraceutical

Administration Route

  • Oral

Formulation techniques and dosage forms

  • Forms lipid matrix for modified release tablets produced by direct compression.
  • Lubricant for tablets produced by direct compression.
  • Suitable for use in melt processing techniques: spray cooling /prilling, hot melt coating and melt extrusion techniques for capsule filling, tabletting, sachets and suspensions etc.
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