PEARLITOL® SW-F200 wheat-free mannitol is a direct compression excipient. It is a spray-dried form of mannitol with exceptional physical and chemical stability. It offers high API compatibility and no hygroscopicity. It is also a non-cariogenic and non-acidogenic sugar-free sweetener. It is suitable in formulations addressing all types of patient populations including pediatric and diabetic. It can be used in lozenges, swallowable tablets, orally dispersible tablets, chewable tablets, and effervescent tablets.
Water content (LOD)
Water Content (LOD) Maximum: 0.3 %
Average mean particle diameter
Particle Size Distribution by Laser Diffraction
dv10: 100 µm
dv50: 160 µm
dv90: 260 µm
Freely soluble in water (1 part in 5.5 part of water at 20°C), sparingly soluble in 95% ethanol (1 part in 83), practically insoluble in ether
Powder Flowability (according to Ph.Eur. 2.9.16, 10mm outflow opening): 4
Bulk Density: 0.52 g/cm3
Tapped Density: 0.62 g/cm3
True Density: 1.514 g/cm3
Specific surface area: 0.86 m2/g
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