Plurol®

Triglycerol / Polyglyceryl-3 diisostearate

Gattefossé

A non-ionic PEG free water-in-oil emulsifier ideal for heat-sensitive API when used in a cold formulation process.

Triglycerol diisostearate EP/NF 
Polyglyceryl-3 diisostearate NF

Key Features

  • A non-ionic PEG free water-in-oil emulsifier ideal for heat-sensitive API when used in a cold formulation process.
  • Sensorial and textural characteristics include white glossy emulsions with firm consistency and creamy texture, soft non-greasy after-feel with very thin film residue.

Safety of use is supported by toxicological data.


Physical Form

  • liquid

Hydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance (HLB)

  • 4.5

Field of use

  • Human pharmaceutical products, veterinary products excluding food producing animals (EU)

Administration Route

  • Topical

Formulation techniques and dosage forms

  • A cold emusification process can be used for heat sensitive APIs otherwise standard process can be used.
  • Widely referenced in Gattefossé database of validated formulations.
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