Sorbitol is commonly used as an excipient in pharmaceutical formulations. It is available in a wide range of grades. In addition, it is available as a powder and aqueous solution. Generally, the sorbitol aqueous solution is used for oral suspensions as a medium.
|Benefits / Claims|
A vehicle in sugar-free formulations, stabiliser for drug, vitamin and antacid suspensions.
Provide sweet taste and cooling sensation.
High aqueous solubility.