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Medicated powders

Medicated powders Inert carriers for medicated powders and creams

Soft and lamellar, Imerys talcs make excellent carriers for active ingredients in medicated powders and creams used to soothe itchy skin and prevent chafing.

We particularly recommend our Luzenac Pharma and Luzenac 00 product for medicated powders and creams.

Talcum powder


All Imerys talc grades for pharmaceuticals are decontaminated in compliance with European (EP), US (USP) and Japanese (JP) Pharmacopoeias, allowing their utilization worldwide.

They are produced on dedicated decontaminated process lines which are certified under the 'Joint IPEC – PQG Good Manufacturing Practices Guide for Pharmaceutical Excipients'.

We offer a full range of bespoke formulation and technical and process support services to help you match the right mineral grade to your application requirement.

Please contact us, we will be only too happy to help

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