PHARMA EXCIPIENTS

Product INCI Name Special Features
LAKPOL PS 80 Polysorbate 80 * Solubiliser for vitamins and other pharmaceutical actives. 
    * Solubiliser for essential oils and spice oleoresins.
    * Used in pharmaceutical liquid orals and topical formulations.
LAKTONE CAL 2000 Ceteth-20  * Emulsifier (Cetomacrogol 1000) for creams, especially those containing non-polar oil phases.
    * Has a wide pH tolerance and electrolyte tolerance. Low levels of irritancy.
    * Used in pharmaceutical topical creams and ointments.
LAKTONE EW Cetearyl alcohol (and)  * Non-Ionic Emulsifying Wax for creams. Can be used with LAKCEL 561 for better emulsion stability.
  Ceteareth-20 * Suitable for formulations with extreme pH and in which low levels of actives are incorporated.
    * Used in pharmaceutical creams and ointments and heavy oil phase cosmetic creams.
LAKPOL SA   4000 PEG-40 Stearate * Inert, polar emulsifier for topical pharma preparations and ointments containing actives.
    * Characterised by low toxicity. Can be used with LAKTONE GMS for enhanced emulsion stability. 
    * Used in pharmaceutical creams and lotions.
LAKTONE GMS Glyceryl Stearate * Standard low HLB surfactant for water-in-oil emulsions, co-emulsifier for oil-in-water systems.
    * Characterised by very low levels of toxicity and irritancy.
    * Used in pharmaceutical creams and lotions.
LAKPOL F 68 Poloxamer 188 * Nonionic block copolymer surfactant based inert emulsifier, dispersant, solubiliser.
    * Mild, non-toxic, non-irritant product with low degress of taste/ odour, stable to extreme pH conditions.
    * Used in cosmetics and pharmaceutical topical and oral formulations and in disinfectants.
LAKPOL PG 300 PEG-6 * Carrier medium for pharmaceutical actives. Inert skin feel. 
    * Water soluble emollient and humectant for cosmetic and pharma creams and lotions.
    * Used in pharmaceutical liquid orals, creams and ointment formulations. 
LAKPOL PG 400 PEG-8 * Carrier medium for pharmaceutical actives. Inert skin feel. 
    * Water soluble emollient and humectant for cosmetic and pharma creams and lotions.
    * Used in pharmaceutical liquid orals, creams and ointment formulations. 
LAKPOL PG 4000 PEG-90 * Binding agent for pharma tablets formulations.
    * Inert skin feel.
    * Used in pharmaceutical creams, ointments and tablets.
LAKPOL PG 6000 PEG-150 * Binding agent for pharma tablets formulations.
    * Inert skin feel.
    * Used in pharmaceutical creams, ointments and tablets.