$CAVAMAX<sup>®</sup> W6 PHARMA

CAVAMAX® W6 PHARMA is pharmaceutical grade alpha-cyclodextrin from Wacker Chemie AG.

CAVAMAX® W6 PHARMA with 6 glucose units has the smallest cavity of the parent cyclodextrins. It is useful for solubilizing, stabilizing or delivering small molecules.

  • CAS No. 10016-20-3
  • Empirical formula C36H60O30
  • Molecular weight 972.84


  • DMF Type IV. No 14937
  • White powder
  • Pharmaceutical grade: Content min. 98.0%, complies with current Ph.Eur. and USP/NF monographs specifications
  • Sole manufacturer globally
  • REACH: full registration
  • Solubilization, stabilization and delivery of small active ingredients, e.g. fatty acids
  • Enhancement of both oral bioavailability and taste masking of pharmaceutical active ingredients; enabling of delayed release.


Units of 25 kg, 1000 kg, bulk.


Storage at room temperature in sealed containers under dry conditions is recommended. The best use before date of each batch is shown on the product label. Storage beyond the date specified on the label does not necessarily mean that the product is no longer usable. In this case however, the properties required for the intended use must be checked for quality assurance reasons.

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Wacker Chemical Corporation
3301 Sutton Road
Adrian, MI 49221-9397
United States
+1  888  922-5374 (Phone)

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