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926 Araneta Avenue
Quezon City 1104
Philippines

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(632) 712-2631

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(632) 712-1989 or
(632) 416-4235

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Pharmaceutical Application
Carrageenan is a good substitute for gelatin (animal-based product) in hard and soft gel capsules. Theincorporation in glycerin-water mixture masks the chalkiness of antacid gels.

Marcel carrageenan functions in pharmaceutical products as follows:
  1. gives stable emulsions for insoluble drug preparations
  2. enhances homogeneity in colloidal suspension
  3. film forming agent in crystal clear soft capsules ( vegetable origin)
  4. acts as gelling agent in antacid gels
  5. improves shelf stability
  6. prolongs shelf life of antibiotic suspension
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