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POLYSORB® 85/70/00

POLYSORB® 85/70/00 Partially dehydrated sorbitol liquid is a plasticizer in soft capsules and orally dissolving films. It can be used in pharmaceutical dosage forms.POLYSORB® 85/70/00 is an aqueous solution of D-sorbitol and 1.4- sorbitans that has been developed by Roquette as a plasticizer for soft gelatine capsule applications. The advantage of this product in soft gels relates to its remarkable compatibility with gelatin that ensures no migration over time thereby preventing any defects like graining when crystallizing plasticizers are used or leaching phenomena either into the filler media or at the surface of the soft gel.

Brand: POLYSORB (7 products)

Ingredient Name: Sorbitol

Chemical Name: D-Glucitol

CAS Number: 50-70-4

Functions: Nutritive Sweetener, Plasticizer

Dosage Form: Capsules, Orally Disintegrating Films (ODFs), Soft Gels

Synonyms: D-Sorbitol, D-Sorbol, Diakarmon, G-ol, Glc-ol, Glucarine, Karion, Multitol, Sionit, Sionite, Sorbilande

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Product Applications
  • POLYSORB® 85/70/00 partially dehydrated sorbitol liquid is a plasticizer for soft gelatin capsules and orally dissolving films.
  • It's remarkable compatibility with gelatin ensures no migration over time, thereby preventing any defects like graining when crystallizing plasticizers are used or leaching phenomena either into the filler media or at the surface of the soft gel.
  • POLYSORB® 85/70/00 can be used in pharmaceutical dosage forms.

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
Clear to colorless syrupy liquid
Taste
Sweet
Odor
Sweet
Miscible In
Water
Insoluble in
Vegetable oils, Mineral oils
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Average Molecular Weight (D-Sorbitol)182.2g/mol
Average Molecular Weight (1,4-Sorbitan)164.2 g/mol
Water Content (Loss on Drying)max. 32%
Composition
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
D-Sorbitol Content (on D.S)35 - 45%
1,4-Sorbitan Content (on D.S)24 - 28%

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