Vitamin A Palmitate 500 DC/AF is a free-flowing, yellowish powder containing 500,000 IU/g of Vitamin A. It contains finely dispersed Vitamin A Palmitate in a matrix of modified starch. Dl-alpha-tocopherol, sodium ascorbate, and BHT are added as antioxidants. The coating contains white particles of corn starch which may be visible in the product. Vitamin A Palmitate 500 DC/AF is used for food fortification and for single and multivitamin tablets or capsules as a source of Vitamin A. It offers direct compressibility without oil extrusion or discoloration of tablets.
Vitamin A Palmitate 500 DC/AF meets the following quality standards: