Placebo Soft Chewable Tablets Using PEARLITOL® 200 SD Mannitol
Formulation Guideline

Placebo Soft Chewable Tablets Using PEARLITOL® 200 SD Mannitol

Directly compressible formulation for placebo soft chewable tablets

Formula

% (by weight)
mg / tablet
PEARLITOL® 200 SD mannitol
97.18
655.97
Powdered mint flavor (Givaudan)
1.00
6.75
Aspartame
0.30
2.02
Eurolake Patent Blue V (Sensient)
0.02
0.14
Magnesium stearate
1.50
10.12

Method

  1. In a mixer, mix PEARLITOL® 200 SD, flavor, lake and aspartame for 10 minutes. 
  2. Add magnesium stearate and mix for 5 minutes.
  3. Compress the powder with 13 mm flat face bevel edge punches.

Additional comments

  • Tablet weight: 675 mg
  • Tablet thickness: 4.5 mm
  • Tablet density: 1.126 g/cm3
  •  Tablet hardness: 80 N

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.