Dextrose monohydrate

Sweetener | Diluent for tablets, capsules and sachets
Sugar carbohydrate used for oral dosage forms. Dextrose monohydrate is also a sweetener and a diluent for tablets, capsules and sachets.

Introduction

Glucose or dextrose is the monomer of natural starch polymer. This monomer is also the natural physiological sugar in the human body.

In its crystalline form this doubly natural sugar has long been used both as a filler for oral dosage forms and as a sweetener.

Roquette has a range of dextrose products wide enough to meet any of manufacturers' different requirements.

MONOGRAPH

DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE

Description

Crystalling power

  • White
  • Odourless
  • Sweet tasting

Compliance

  • European Pharmacopoeia
  • Indian Pharmacopoeia
  • USP / NF

Registrations vary depending on local regulations.

Properties
  • Water solubility at 20°C = 100g / 100ml
  • Sweetening power about 70% that of sucrose

Our range has developed a range of standard dextrose monohydrate offering various particle sizes, and a specifc grade for compression.

Particle sizes - mean diameter

  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE SF - 50 µm on average
  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE F - 90 µm on average
  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE ST - 120 µm on average
  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE M - 160 µm on average
  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE GC - 220 µm on average  
  • DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE G - 300 µm on average

Applications

Filler for tablets, capsules, sachets.

Current packaging for this family of products

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE

  • Bag 50.00 LBS

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE F

  • Bag 25.00 kg
  • Bulk

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE G

  • Bag 25.00 kg 
  • Bag 1000.00 kg
Other packagings might be offered upon request.

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE M

  • Bag 25.00 kg
  • Bag 500.00 kg
  • Bag 1000.00 kg

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE SF

  • Bag 25.00 kg

ROQUETTE DEXTROSE MONOHYDRATE ST

  • Bag 25.00 kg
  • Bag 1000.00 kg
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