NEOSORB® PF pyrogen-free sorbitol is used for parenteral preparations and provides excipient and API benefits.
As an excipient, it is an isotonic agent.
As an API, it is used as a carbohydrate energy source and irrigating fluid for surgical procedures, to prevent intra- and extra-cellular dehydration.
Water content (LOD)
Water Content (LOD) Maximum: 1.5 %
Very soluble in water (235 g/100 ml of water at 25°C), practically insoluble in ethanol (96%)
Minimum melting temperature : 95 °C
Maximum melting temperature: 98 °C
Water sorption isotherm at 20°C
Glass Transition Temperature of the Cryo-Concentrated Phase Tg'
These typical values are provided for information only and we believe them to be reliable. Methods available upon request.