Acid sensitive drugs designed for intestine targeting could be disintegrated by stomach acid and severely upset the stomach if the drug is released.
Dow’s ENTERACT™ HPMCAS polymers provide flexible coatings for enteric delivery of sensitive drugs.
Solutions for Enteric Coating
ENTERACT™ HPMCAS Polymers
ENTERACT™ HPMCAS polymers provide flexible coatings for enteric delivery that resist disintegration in the stomach.
A reliable commercial option, ENTERACT™ HPMCAS enteric coatings can provide the following advantages compared to leading alternatives: less reactivity with select active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), less tackiness of applied coatings, more flexible and efficient coatings and more coating vehicle options.
ENTERACT™ HPMCAS is available in fine grades for aqueous coating and granular for solvent-based coating of multi-particulates, tablets and capsules.