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    labrasol [Surfactant] Caprylic acid capric acid polyethylene glycol glyceride (EP)

    • Last Update: 2021-07-29
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    labrasol [Surfactant]

    Chemical name : Caprylic acid capric acid polyethylene glycol glyceride (EP)

    English name : Caprylocaproyl Macrogolglycerides

    Application : Non-ionic amphiphilic excipients with high HLB value

            As a bioavailability promoter and solubilizer in oral liquid and solid prescriptions of poorly soluble drugs;

            As a penetration enhancer in topical administration;

            Used as a surfactant in microemulsion

    Appearance : oily liquid

    HLB value : 14

    Solubility at 20°C (European Pharmacopoeia third edition):

                   Easily soluble in 96% alcohol

                   Easily soluble in chloroform and dichloromethane

                   Soluble in water

                   Insoluble in mineral oil

    Toxicology : Oral acute toxicity (100%) (rat/LD 50 =22g/kg): non-toxic

          Basic skin irritation (100%): very well tolerated

          Eye irritation (100%): Slight irritation

          Acute skin toxicity (100%): Very well tolerated

          Bacterial reverse mutation test (Ames test): no mutagenic substances

    Regulatory status : (1) USP-NF/EP/IIG

              (2) Import registration certificate number: H20052377

    Packing : 25kg/drum, 200kg/drum

    Storage : Store in a cool and dry place, avoid exposure to air


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