100 mg Vitamin C Chewable Tablets Using PEARLITOL® 200 SD Mannitol
Formulation Guideline

100 mg Vitamin C Chewable Tablets Using PEARLITOL® 200 SD Mannitol

Directly compressible formulation for 100 mg vitamin C chewable tablets

Formula

% (by weight)
mg / tablet
PEARLITOL® 200 SD mannitol
83.02
581.1
Ascorbic acid
8.57
60.0
Sodium ascorbate
5.71
40.0
Magnesium stearate
1.20
8.4
Orange powder flavor
1.00
7.0

Aspartame

0.50
3.5

Method

  1. In the mixer, introduce all the ingredients except the lubricant.
  2. Mix for 5 minutes.
  3. Add magnesium stearate.
  4. Mix again for 5 minutes. 
  5. Compress the powder with 13 mm flat face bevel edge punches.

Additional comments

  • Tablet weight: 700 mg
  • Tablet thickness: 4.36 mm
  • Tablet density: 1.204 g/cm3
  •  Tablet hardness: 80 N
  • Dosage: 100 mg vitamin C / 700 mg tablet

Disclaimer

This formula is a guideline for recommended use of our products; it does not imply consent to their use in violation of existing patent(s). 
These details are for information only and we believe them to be reliable.