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Are fizzers halal?

Im pretty sure they are but not totally. I have just been checking the ingredients; It contains Stearic Acid, magnesium stearate (typically from bovine source) which can derivate from both animal and vegetable fats (see Stearic Acid and magnesium stearate… Full Answer

Why are lubricants added to drugs?

Lubricants can help reduce the friction between the surface of the tablet and the die cavity's wall. Examples of lubricants used in the pharmaceutical industry include magnesium stearate, calcium stearate, stearic acid, polyvinylpyrrolidone 6000, and boric acid. Full Answer

Why hard water does not lather with soap?

soaps are the potassium or calcium salt of fatti acids having high molecular weight (such as :pamitic acid ,stearic acid etc.) . and hard water consists sulphate, bicarbonate, and chloride salts of ferrus ,calcium or magnesium. so they react with… Full Answer