Stearic Acid

Stearic Acid USP & FCC
Stearic Acid USP

Stearic Acid is a lubricating, solubilizing, and emulsifying agent used in tablets and capsules. It can also be used as an agent for controlled release of APIs.


Sudeep Pharma Pvt. Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of mineral based excipients and is a joint venture partner of JRS Pharma. With six manufacturing facilities in Gujarat, India (all GMP, FSSC, EXCiPACT, and ISO certified), they serve a customer base across over fifty countries.

Name Solubility in cold water Solubility in hot water Gel forming with Calcium wells in cold water
Alginic Acid - - - +
Sodium Alginate + + + -
Potassium Alginate + + + -
Calcium Alginate - - - +

A Natural Hydrocolloid Extracted from Brown Seaweed