TAP® – Tartaric Acid Pellets
Tartaric Acid is widely used in food products, oral, topical an paranteral pharmaceutical formulations and is generally regarded as a nontoxic and nonirritant material.
In general tartaric acid is also used:
- in beverages, confectionery, food products and pharmaceutical formulations as an acidulant
- as a sequesterring agent
- as an antioxidant synergist
- in pharmaceutical formulations with bicarbonates, as the acid component of effervescent granules, powders and tablets
Applications of TAP® – Tartaric Acid Pellets
TAP® are highly particles optimised for coating and layering processes to achieve reproducible product characteristics.
In extended release pellet formulations TAP® can be integrated to reduce the pH-dependancy of the drug release therefore achieve the desired dissolution profile.