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Gelatine – an important raw material for the pharmaceutical industry

The versatility of gelatine is also demonstrated by its wide range of different applications in the pharmaceutical industry: it is an important raw material for the production of soft and hard capsules, caplets and effervescent tablets.

Gelatine in Health Care Systems

Gelatine is a versatile protein being used in different application fields; it plays an important role in food products and is widely used as a pharmaceutical excipient and for technical purposes such as a binder for silver halides in photographic films and papers.

Hydrolysed collagen – favourable effect on osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is one of the most prevalent joint diseases in adults worldwide and typically accompanies the ageing process. In particular, women older than 50 to 60 are more frequently and severely affected than men.

Dietary supplements prevent muscle atrophy

Even though many of today’s seniors are considerably fitter and more energetic than their contemporaries 50 years ago, they are still increasingly afflicted by aches and pains as the years go by.

Hydrolysed Collagen: tried and tested aid against many disorders in the “Golden Years”

All over the globe, the life expectancy of humans has markedly increased over the past decades. Many of the so-called “golden agers” lead an active lifestyle, but at the same time, there are a growing number of seniors whose quality of life is impaired by physical disorders.

Spring’s awakening: slender, fit and radiant with hydrolysed collagen and gelatine

In March at the very latest, when the clocks are moved forward and summer time begins, the last of us realise that spring is on its way! High time to come out of hibernation.

Gelatine and hydrolysed collagen: versatile aids in medicine and the pharmaceutical industry

Gelatine has again demonstrated its versatility in applications for the pharmaceutical industry and medicine – be it in the production of capsules or tablets or as a constituent of wound dressings, haemostatic sponges or blood volume substitutes.

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