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The binding performance of starch

Starch and starch derivatives are widely used excipients in the pharmaceutical industry and are frequently used in oral solid dosage forms such as tablets, capsules or sachets. Our in-house knowledge of starch enables us to provide high-level support and innovative solutions to specific customer challenges.

Our production process and your pharmaceutical end product are important factors that determine the appropriate type of starch to be used in the formulation. For many years numerous pharmaceutical companies have successfully formulated their solid oral dosage forms using our pregelatinised and native starch products.

Starch

Excipients - Oral Solid Dose - Starch

Prejel PA5 PH

  • Purified potato starch
  • White and free flowing powder
  • Fully Pregelatinized Starch
D10 D50 D90
Particle size
Sample size 500
Hausner ratio

Solani Amylum

  • Purified potato starch
  • Gluten free
  • Long history of use
D10 D50 D90
Particle size
Sample size 500
Hausner ratio

SuperStarch® 200

  • Partly pregelatinized maize starch
  • Offers multiple functionalities - Binder, filler, disintegrant
  • Superior whiteness and naturally certified as non-GMO
D10 D50 D90
Particle size
Sample size 500
Hausner ratio 1,25