carbomer


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car·bo·mer

(kar'bō-mer),
A polymer of acrylic acid cross-linked with a polyfunctional compound, hence, a poly (acrylic acid) or polyacrylate; a suspending agent for pharmaceuticals.

carbomer

An ocular lubricant polyacrylic acid used as eye drops in the treatment of dry eyes. Brand names are Geltears, Liposic and Viscotears.
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Slowly add carbomer to Phase A water and mix until uniform.
Glycerin + PEG 400 + Silica + Calcium Sodium Phosphosilicate + Sodium Lauryl sulphate + Titanium dioxide + flavor + Carbomer Potassium Acesulfame 300 tube of 50gm.
Synthetic polymeric lubricants that are commonly used are carbomer (polyacrylic acid) and povidone (polyvinylpyrrolidone).
22) Studies have shown SH to have greater benefit in treating symptoms compared to other formulations such as HPMC, carbomer or CMC, particularly in severe cases.
Gelling agent Sepineo(tm) P 600, carbomer 934, 934P, 940, sodium alginate, HPMC, sodium CMC, Gellan gum.
Aqua (spring water), menthol crystals, glycerin (vegetable derived), phenoxyethanol, capyrylyl glycol, chlorophensin, carbomer, triethanolamine, isopropyl alcohol, allentoin, aloe vera (aloe barbadensis) pure spearmint essential oil (mentha viridis), camphor oil (cinnamomum camphora), peppermint oil (mentha piperita), rosemary oil (rosmarinus officinalis), tea tree (melaleuca altemfolia) C.
3% caffeine gel, a carbomer gel base, and a control were tested.
The polymers that negatively affected cellular viability at the highest concentration were the following: PEG2 > PEG1 > PVA > Carbomer (Figure 1a and b).
INGREDIENTS: Aqua, Paraffin Liquidum, Glycerin Stearate, Stearic Acid, Glycerin, Iso Propyl Myristate, Steareth-2, ethyl Alcohol, Steareth -21, Cetyl Palmitate ,Garcinia indica, Olive Oil Peg 7 Esters,Tocopherol, Triticum Vulgare Germ Oil, Simmondsia chinensis Oil, Carbomer, Methyl Paraben, Triethanolamine, Propyl araben, Butylated Hydroxytoluene, Di Sodium Ethylene Diamine Tetra acetic Acid, Parfum.
Pigs vaccinated with the trivalent vaccine with carbomer adjuvant showed almost no antibodies against pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus, although the vaccine strain reacted well in hyperimmunization tests.
Carbomer 940, an acrylic -based polymer in powder form typically used to formulate transparent gels, is sought by Representaciones del Caribe SA.