Shin-Etsu AQOAT® AS-MF

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Shin-Etsu AQOAT® AS-MF -Hypromellose acetate succinate (HPMCAS, NF, JP) is an enteric coating material that can be used in aqueous or organic media.It is also used as solubility enhancement of poorly soluble APIs.

Chemical Name: Hypromellose Acetate Succinate

Functions: Controlled Release Agent, Extended Release Agent, Solubilizer

Dosage Form: Capsules, Pellets, Tablets

Labeling Claims: Allergen-free, BSE-free, Kosher, Non-GMO, Solvent-free, TSE-free

Certifications & Compliance: DMF Type IV, GMP, Japan Pharmacopeia (JP), National Formulary (NF), The Food Allergen Labeling & Consumer Protection Act of 2004 (FALCPA)

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    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Acetyl Content7.0 - 11.0%
    Hydroxypropoxy Content5.0 - 9.0%
    Methoxy Content21.0 - 25.0%
    pH Solubilitymin. 6.0
    Succinoyl Content10.0 - 14.0%
    Viscosity2.4 - 3.6mPas

    *Viscosity of 2 w/w% solution of sodium hydroxide aqueous solution at 20oC
    **D 50: NMT10 μm, D 90: NMT20 μm by laser diffraction method
    ***D 50: 70 - 300 μm by laser diffraction method
    Abbreviation; HPMCAS

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