Production of tallow derivatives for use in pharmaceuticals

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Reference numberCPMP/1163/97
Published17/12/1997
KeywordsTallow, magnisum stearate, glycerol, polysorbates, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE)
DescriptionThis document discusses the use of tallow derivatives in medicinal products or during their manufacturing process. It gives recommendations for the manufacturing conditions of pharmaceutical grade tallow derivatives.


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