Cellulose Acetate Phthalate Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Cellulose Acetate Phthalate is a cellulose polymer in which about half the hydroxyl groups are acetylated, and about a quarter are esterified with one of two acid groups, namely phthalic acid, while the remaining acid group is free. It is supplied as a hygroscopic, white to off-white, free-flowing powder, granule, flakes, or aqueous latex/dispersion.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Cellulose Acetate Phthalate; Cellacefate; Aceyl Phthalyl Cellulose; Aquacoal CPD; CAP; Cellacephate; Cellulose Acetate Benzene-1,2-Dicarboxylate; Cellulose Acetate Hydrogen 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylate; Cellulose Acetate Hydrogen Phthalate; Cellulose Acetate Monophthalate; Cellulose Acetophthalate; Cellulose Acetylphthalate
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; J.P; I.P; B.P
Uses and Applications: Enteric Polymer Coating Agent; Controlled-Release Polymer; Matrix Former
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