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Pharmaceutical Grade Xanthan Gum

Pharmaceutical Grade Xanthan

Pharmaceutical Grade Xanthan

Pharmaceutical Xanthan Gum Applications:

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Packing: 25kg or 25LB bags/boxes



Pharmaceutical Grade Xanthan Gum can be used as thickener and stabilizer for  medicine products. Its’ function varies from controlled release excipient to tablet disintegrant. Over numerous cases, xanthan gum is joined with a secondary substance, benefiting from strong synergies.


Xanthan gum easily dissolves in hot or cold water, is reliable in acidic and alkaline solutions and has synergistic interactions with other hydrocolloids for example  locust bean gum and guar gum. It is used throughout  massive number of pharmaceutical applications as a suspending agent, an excellent emulsion stabilizer and also a foam enhancer in semi-solid, liquid and topical formulations.

Interaction with other gums

Xanthan gum is versatile and competible with most other gums, the interaction between xanthan gum and locust bean gum generates effective, cohesive, thermoreversible gels with very low syneresis. Xanthan gum interacts with konjac to help form strong and elastic gels. Also, small amount of xanthan gum help to stabilize starch solutions during storage.

Xanthan is on the National Organic Program (NOP) list of approved ingredients for use inside “organic” and produced with organic labeled products.

Main Functionalities:

  • Thickening and stabilizing agent
  • Suspending agent
  • Controlled release agent
  • Dispersable and high clarity
  • Kosher certified