Synpro® Magnesium StearateVG-EP

Mixture of magnesium salts of different fatty acids from vegetable sources.

Description

Synpro® MAGNESIUM STEARATE VG-EP is a mixture of magnesium salts of different fatty acids, consisting mainly of stearic acid (C18) and palmitic acid (C16), with minor proportions of other fatty acids. The fatty acid is from a vegetable source and contains not less than 40.0% of stearic acid and not less than 90.0% for the sum of stearic and palmitic acids. Synpro® Magnesium Stearate VG-EP is used as an excipient, acting as anti-caking agent in dry powder mixes or mold release in pharmaceuticals.