hydroxypropyl cellulose

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hydroxypropyl cellulose

 [hi-drok″se-pro´pil sel´u-lōs]
a water-soluble derivative of cellulose, used as an pharmaceutic aid and also applied topically to the conjunctiva to protect and lubricate the cornea in the treatment of dry eye.

hydroxypropyl cellulose

/hy·droxy·pro·pyl cel·lu·lose/ (-pro´pil sel´u-lōs) a partially substituted, water-soluble cellulose ether, used as a pharmaceutic aid and as a topical ophthalmic protectant and lubricant.

hydroxypropyl cellulose

[hīdrok′sēpro′pil sel′u-lōs]
a water-soluble derivative of cellulose, used as a pharmaceutic aid and also applied topically to the conjunctiva to protect and lubricate the cornea in the treatment of dry eye.