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The product is supplied as white granules, free-flowing, homogeneous material. It contains 85 % ibuprofen and 15 % of the following pharmaceutical inactive ingredients: croscarmellose sodium (Ph. Eur., USP quality), microcrystalline cellulose (Ph. Eur., USP, JP quality), and colloidal silicon dioxide (Ph. Eur., USP quality).


  • Sieve analysis
    Min. 15% retained on 0.85 mm sieve
    Min. 45% retained on 0.3 mm sieve
    Bulk density: Approximately 0.55 g/ml.
    Tapped density: Approximately 0.64 g/ml
    Angle of repose: 33°
  • Ibuprofen DC 85 W is able to be compressed into tablets with minimum amount of lubricant.
  • Excellent tablet engraving
  • Maximizes production speed while minimizing stickiness
  • Allows for smaller tablet sizes compared to those with pure Ibuprofen which are easier to swallow


Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID)

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  • 2KG Metal pail
  • 50KG Fiber drums

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