Silverline chemicals, is one of the largest manufacturers & exporters of Lactose Monohydrate in India. Silverline’s facility is an ISO 9001:2008, ISO 22000 , HACCP, GMP , Organic , Kosher, HALAL certified company. It also meets IP, BP, NF and USP grade specifications. Strict quality standards are maintained through in-house fully equipped QC & QA lab along with separate microbiology laboratory, equipped with latest HPLC machines
Lactose (C12H22O11) is milk sugar. It is a disaccharide composed of one galactose and one glucose molecule. In the pharmaceutical industry, lactose is used to help form tablets because it has excellent compressibility properties. It is also used to form a diluent powder for dry-powder inhalations. Lactose may be listed as lactose hydrous, lactose anhydrous, lactose monohydrate, or lactose spray-dried.
GENERAL PROPERTIES OF LACTOSE AS AN EXCIPIENT
Lactose is widely used as a filler or filler-binder in the manufacture of pharmaceutical tablets and capsules. The general properties of lactose that contribute to its popularity as an excipient are its:
|Appearance||White Crystal Or Crystalline Powder|
|Lactose IP/BP/USP||BSS 200 Mess(passing)|