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

Vitamin C Chewable Tablets Using PEARLITOL® 200 SD Mannitol

Directly compressible formulation for Vitamin C chewable tablets

Formula

% (by weight)
mg / tablet
PEARLITOL® 200 SD mannitol
63.5
508.0
Ascorbic acid 95% DC (Roche Vitamins)
32.9
263.2
Orange flavor (Firmenich)
1.6
12.8
Magnesium stearate
1.5
12.0
Aspartame
0.3
2.4
Sunset Yellow lake (Sensient)
0.2
1.6

Method

  1. Mix PEARLITOL® 200 SD, ascorbic acid, aspartame, flavor and color for 5 minutes. 
  2. Add magnesium stearate and mix for 5 minutes.
  3. Compress the powder with 13 mm concave punches.

Additional comments

  • Tablet weight: 800 mg
  • Tablet thickness: 6.35 mm
  • Tablet density: 1.33 g/cm3
  •  Tablet hardness: 105 N
  • Dosage: 250 mg Vitamin C / 800 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.