KLEPTOSE®
β-cyclodextrin
Product Profile

KLEPTOSE®
β-cyclodextrin

EP/USP compliance

 

Product Name

KLEPTOSE® β-cyclodextrin

Synonyms

BETACYCLODEXTRIN

CAS Number

7585-39-9

Chemical Structure

Hydroxypropyl beta-cyclodextrin molecule

Molecular Weight

1135g/mol

Physical Form or Appearence

White or almost white crystalline powder

Application

KLEPTOSE® β-cyclodextrin for oral dosage forms. It offers solubility increase through molecular encapsulation

Water Content (LOD)

Nominal water content: 10%

Maximum water content: 14%

Morphology

Solubility

Solubility in water: 18.5 g/l 
Practically insoluble in ethanol (95%)

Melting Temperature

280-300°C 

Water sorption isotherm at 20°C

Taste/Odor

Tasteless and odorless