Pharma Excipients

Sugars

Sucrose

Sucrose is a non-reducing crystalline disaccharide made up of glucose and fructose, found in many plants but extracted as ordinary sugar mainly from sugar cane and sugar beets. Pfanstiehl Brand, High Purity Low Endotoxin Sucrose is used in the biopharmaceutical industry to stabilize proteins,…
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Trehalose

Trehalose is a non-reducing disaccharide consisting of two glucose molecules linked by an α, α–1,1 bond. Pfanstiehl Brand, High Purity Low Endotoxin Trehalose is used in the biopharmaceutical industry to stabilize proteins, lipids, and carbohydrates throughout the formulation and freeze/thaw life…
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The Role of Carriers in DPI Capsules

Choice of carrier can have a significant impact on the capsule filling process as well as the performance of the DPI formulation. May 02, 2018 by Adeline Siew, PhD Pharmaceutical Technology, Volume 42, Issue 5, pg 30–33 The use of capsules loaded into a dry powder inhaler (DPI) to deliver drugs to…
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