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Byco™ A

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Bycos are produced by enzymatically hydrolysing pharmaceutical grade gelatin under carefully controlled conditions. They are protective colloids, film formers, emulsion stabilisers and binders. Used as granulation and tabletting aids and in microencapsulation of heat sensitive actives e.g. oil soluble vitamins. Byco A is available from bovine sources and is soluble in cold water.

Product details

Pharmacopoeia compliance

  • Ph. Eur.
  • USP/NF

Chemical group

  • Proteins and derivatives

Administration route

  • Oral

Market application

  • Dietary supplements


  • Nutrition

Physical form

  • Off-white spray dried powder