As lipophilic lubricant Kolliwax® SA is the first choice for sensitive acidic APIs. It is commonly also used as viscosity regulator for oil-in-water emulsions and as a pH independent sustained release agent. Kolliwax® SA acts as a plasticizer with included consistency factor in solid dispersions. It hardens suppository formulations and adjust their melting points.
|Chemical name||Stearyl Alcohol|
|Former product name||Speziol® C 18 Pharma|
|Raw material origin||Kolliwax® SA is based on vegetable and synthetic raw materials.|
|Regulatory status||Ph. Eur., USP / NF, JP: Stearyl Alcohol|
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