DFE Pharma offers starch-based excipients for nutraceuticals

The excipients are naturally sourced and multifunctional as binders, fillers, and disintegrants for oral solid dosage forms.

DFE Pharma (Goch, Germany) has launched its Nutroféli line of starch-based excipients for nutraceuticals. The excipients are naturally sourced and multifunctional as binders, fillers, and disintegrants for oral solid dosage forms.

The Nutroféli line includes a native starch excipient (Nutroféli ST100), a partially pregelatinized starch (Nutroféli ST200), and a fully gelatinized starch (Nutroféli ST300).

The starches comply with clean-label requirements and both food and pharmaceutical monographs, the company says.