Uses of Pharmaceutical Colours

USES

Hard & Soft gelatin capsules Tablet coatings Compressed tablets Syrups

Neelikon’s Product Offerings for Pharmaceutical Industry Includes:

  • Water Soluble Colours in powder & granular form
  • Water Insoluble Lakes, very finely ground, suitable for coating of tablets.
  • USFDA (CFR Title 21) certified Colours and lakes.
  • High Purity Iron Oxide & Titanium Dioxide.
  • Customised blends.

Inorganic Pigments

Product Name Shade Colours Index No.
Titanium Dioxide
 
77891
Yellow Iron Oxide
 
77492
Red Iron Oxide
 
77491
Black Iron Oxide
 
77499

Organic Pigments

Product Name Shade Colours Index No.
D & C Red 36
 
12085
D & C Red 30
 
73360
D & C Red 34
 
15880:1

Solvent Soluble

Product Name Shade Colours Index No.
D & C Yellow 11
 
47000
D & C Yellow 7
 
45350:1
D & C Red 27
 
45410:1
D & C Red 21
 
45380:2
D & C Red 17
 
26100
D & C Green 6
 
61565
D & C Violet 2
 
60725

Water Soluble

Product Name Shade Colours Index No.
D & C Green 8
 
59040
Quinoline Yellow
 
47005
FD & C Yellow 5
 
19140
D & C Yellow 10
 
47005
D & C Yellow 8
 
45350
FD & C Yellow 6
 
15985
D & C Orange 4
 
15510
Ponceau 4R
 
16255
FD & C Red 4
 
14700
FD & C Red 40
 
16035
FD & C Red 3
 
45430
D & C Red 22
 
45380
D & C Red 28
 
45410
Carmoisine
 
14720
D & C Red 33
 
17200
Amaranth
 
16185
D & C Green 5
 
61570
FD & C Green 3
 
42053
FD & C Blue 1
 
42090
Patent Blue V
 
42051
FD & C Blue 2
 
73015
Black PN
 
28440

Organic Lakes

Product Name Shade Colours Index No.
D & C Yellow 10 Lake
 
47005:1
Quinoline Yellow Lake
 
47005:1
FD & C Yellow 5 Lake
 
19140:1
FD & C Yellow 6 Lake
 
15985:1
FD & C Red 40 Lake
 
16035:1
Ponceau 4R Lake
 
16255:1
D & C Red 21 Lake
 
45380:3
D & C Red 6 Ba Lake
 
15850:2
D & C Red 7 Ca. Lake
 
15850:1
Erythrosine Lake
 
45430:1
Carmoisine Lake
 
14720:1
Amaranth Lake
 
16185:1
D & C Red 27 Lake
 
45410:2
FD & C Blue 1 Lake
 
42090:2
Patent Blue V Lake
 
42051:1
FD & C Blue 2 Lake
 
73015:1

* This is an indicative range of colours used in pharmaceutical industry & does not capture our full product range. If you do not find your suitable colour above, we encourage you to please write to us for a detailed technical product shade card, at info@neelikon.com. Neelikon also offers customized blends which are not shown in above list.

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