Cellulose Acetate Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Cellulose Acetate is a cellulose polymer having a portion of its hydroxyl groups in the cellulose molecule substituted by acetyl groups. It is one of the main polymers for fabricating osmotic pump derivatives. Cellulose acetate is mainly supplied as a white to off-white, free-flowing powder.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Cellulose Acetate; Acetic Acid, Cellulose Ester; Cellulose Diacetate; Cellulose Triacetate
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph. Eur; J.P; I.P
Uses and Applications: Coating Agent; Extended-Release Agent; Tablet and Capsule Binder
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