Chicle Tree Sap is the Perfect Natural Delivery System
For nutraceutical, herbal, pharma and functional ingredients
In recent years, nutraceuticals have established themselves as part of the daily diet of consumers all over the world
Among the many reasons for their popularity and wide acceptance is the availability of extensive scientific research
establishing their therapeutic claims, as well as the innovations involved in nutraceutical product development,
including the design and development of delivery methods and technology.
Delivery technology employed in nutraceutical products is not just limited to ensuring ease of administration and
convenience; but also, more importantly, to ensure good oral absorption / bioavailability, an important determinant
of efficacy. Recently , it appears the soft chew is gaining its footing as a major nutraceutical delivery method.
It is the optimum natural system for delivery of active with some function within the body. Because using
the molecular structure as well as the properties Physico - Chemical for the Chicle Sap , that are created for the
distribution and dosing efficient for all nutrients which are required daily by the tree. For this reason using chicle
gum base powder as an element of delivery, optimizing the absorption of active by the body, decreases the
amount within the tablet. Offering the option of greater space to be used to create mixes active synergistic with
major effects on the consumer, within the same natural chew Tablet , and be dosed in different periods of time
to be chewed. By these delivery mechanisms for active them nutraceuticals, is cataloged as the perfect excipients
Pharmacological Advantages of
Herbal-Functional-Pharma Natural Chile Chewables Tablets
1 Dose not requires water to swallow.
2 Hence can be take anywhere.
3 Advantageous for patients having difficulty in swallowing.
4 Excellent for acute medication.
5 Counteracts dry mouth, prevents candidiasis and caries.
6 Highly acceptable by children.
7 Avoids First Pass Metabolism and thus increases the bioavailability of Drugs Fast onset due to rapid release of
active ingredients in buccal cavity and subsequent absorption in systemic circulation.
8 Gum does not reach the stomach. Hence G.I.T. suffers less from the effects of excipients
9 Stomach does not suffer from direct contact with high concentrations of active principles, thus reducing the risk
of intolerance of gastric mucosa
10 Fraction of product reaching the stomach is conveyed by saliva delivered continuously and regularly duration
of action is increased
11 Chewable tablets and Chewing Gum permits more rapid therapeutic action compared to per-oral dosage forms
Medicated Chewing Gum:
A Novel Drug Delivery System
Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science 02 (06); 2012: 40-54