Vegetable Capsule

FDA DMF No. 19264

BioV Vegetable capsule is made of HPMC and pure water. The HPMC (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose), is extracted from a pine, the main ingredient is polysaccharides. HPMC is approved as “Generally Recognized as Safe” (GRAS) by the US FDA. In the US Pharmacopoeia (USP), European Pharmacopoeia (EP) and the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP), HPMC has all written as a widely used raw material for pharmaceutical, supplements, and cosmetic formulations.



  • Natural Vegetable Raw Materials

BioV vegetable capsule is made of HPMC, a non-animal raw material, which complies with our customers who have a cultural or vegetarian requirement.                                                                                                            

  • Quality Stability

No animal protein and fat; unfavorable for microbial breeding and quality stability.                  

  • Chemical Stability

Vegetable capsule will not have an interaction with its content; chemical stability and no cross-linking reaction. 

  • Ideal for Hygroscopic Product 

Many natural ingredients of health food or herbal have a strong hygroscopicity which can easily absorb moisture from gelatin capsule, resulting in moisture phenomena such as agglomeration, hardens and fragmentation. The hygroscopic products are always a problem to many manufactures. The main raw material of BioV vegetable capsule is derived from the pine tree cellulose. Their moisture content is under 7% which is suitable for strong hygroscopic health food and herbal product.             

  • Allergen Free 

Natural vegetable ingredients and allergen free.  Even allergic constitution can take them risk-free in a long-term use. 

  • Taste Masking

It can cover up the bitter taste of drug or content, odorless and tasteless, easy to swallow.