Glycine Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Glycine is an amino acid having the chemical formula NH2CH2COOH. It has a single hydrogen atom as its side chain, making it one of the simplest amino acids. Glycine is supplied as a colourless, sweet-tasting crystalline solid.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Glycine: Glycine; Aminoacetic Acid; 2-Aminoacetic Acid; E640; Gly; Hampshire Glycine, Padil
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; B.P; J.P; I.P
Uses and Applications: Buffering Agent; Dietary Supplement; Bulking Agent; Freeze-Drying Agent; Tablet Disintegrant; and Wetting Agent
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