Vitamin C Effervescent Tablets Using NEOSORB® P 60W Sorbitol
Formulation Guideline

Vitamin C Effervescent Tablets Using NEOSORB® P 60W Sorbitol

Directly compressible formulation for Vitamin C effervescent tablets 

Formula

% (by weight)

mg / tablet

Sodium bicarbonate

30.80

693.00

Tartaric acid

26.40

594.00
 

Ascorbic acid (90% content)

20.00

450.00

NEOSORB® P 60W sorbitol

9.44

212.40

Granulated sodium ascorbate

4.70

105.75

Sodium benzoate

3.70

83.25

PEG 6000

2.80

63.00

Orange flavor

1.80

40.50

Sodium saccharinate, ground

0.36

8.10

Method

In a mixer, pour and mix for 5 minutes in 6 steps:

  1. Tartaric acid and sodium bicarbonate
  2. Ascorbic acid and sodium ascorbate
  3. NEOSORB® P 60W, flavor and sodium saccharinate
  4. A third of PEG 6000 and sodium benzoate
  5. A third of PEG 6000 and sodium benzoate
  6. A third of PEG 6000 and sodium benzoate

The powder is ready to be compressed.

Additional Comments

500 mg Vitamin C for a 2.25 g 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.