carboxymethylcellulose sodium

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carboxymethylcellulose sodium

, carboxymethyl sodium cellulose, carboxymethyl cellulose sodium, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose
C6H9OCH2COONa, a white powder used as a pharmaceutical aid and a food additive.
CAS # 9085-26-1
See also: sodium

carboxymethylcellulose sodium

a hygroscopic powder that forms an emollient gel; used as a bulk laxative. See also methylcellulose.