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AAPS PharmSciTech. 2007 March; 8(1): E56–E62.
Published online 2006 June 23. doi:  10.1208/pt0801008
PMCID: PMC2750443

Evaluation of microcrystalline cellulose prepared from sisal fibers as a tablet excipient: A technical note

Conclusion

The above data demonstrated that MCC derived from sisal fibers could be an industrially feasible alternative for currently used MCCs as diluent and disintegrant for both immediate-release as well as sustained-release oral solid dosage forms.

Keywords: Microcrystalline cellulose, sisal fibers, disintegrant, diluent, scanning electron microscopy, x-ray diffractometry, dissolution

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