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Cithrol™ GMS 40 pharma

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Nonionic emulsifier, W/O and O/W emulsion stabiliser, dispersant and emollient used in oral and topical pharmaceutical preparations. Used to form sustained release matrices for solid dosage forms. Recommended topical usage levels of 1-10%. The version of this product manufactured in Brazil (BR) is not intended for pharmaceutical applications. For more information on product availability manufactured in other regions, please contact our sales office.

Product details

Pharmacopoeia compliance

  • FDA-IID listed
  • Ph. Eur.
  • USP/NF

Chemical group

  • Ester
  • Fatty acid

Administration route

  • Ophthalmic
  • Oral
  • Rectal and vaginal
  • Topical

Market application

  • Dermatology
  • Human pharmaceutical


  • Co-emulsifier
  • Emulsifier
  • Nonionic surfactant
  • Oral solid dose

Physical form

  • Off-white solid m.p. 56-60ºC


  • 3.40