Croscarmellose Sodium

Description :
Croscarmellose Sodium is a Cross Linked polymer of Carboxymethyl Cellulose Sodium. Cross Linking makes it an insoluble, hydrophillic, highly obsorbent material, resulting in excellent swelling properties and its unique fibrous nature gives it excellent water wicking capabilitics. Croscarmellose Sodium provides superior Drug dissolution and distegration.

Croscarmellose Sodium
 

Applications : Used as 'Superior Disintegrant' in Capsule & Tablets.

Storage: Croscarmellose is stable though hygroscopic. It should be stored in well closed containers.

 
01.
Description
:
White free flowing powder.
02.
Identifcation
:
Test A.B.C.Passes.
03.
Moisture
:
NMT 7%
04.
Sodium Chloride & Sodium Glycollate
:
NMT 0.5%
05.
Water Soluble Material
:
NMT 10%
06.
pH 1% Sol
:
Between 5 and 7
07.
Heavy Metals
:
NMT 10 ppm.
08.
Degree of Substitution
.
Between 0.6 and 0.85
09.
Sulphated Ash%
:
Between 14 and 28%
10.
Settling Volume
:
Between 10 and 30 ml.
 
 
 
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