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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N-Acetyl D-Neuraminic Acid Market: Key Players Some of the major players in the N-Acetyl D-Neuraminic acid market are Merck & Co., Inc., Toronto Research Chemicals, Carbosynth, CarboMer, Inc., Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc., Cayman Chemical and New Zealand Pharmaceuticals Limited among others.
Sappanwood extract gel was prepared by mixing Caesalpinia sappan 70% ethanol extract into a carbopol-based gel containing 5% Carbomer 934 in 100 ml and 50 ml in 90% concentration gel.
F F F F F F F F 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Acrylate copolymer 1 4 1 4 1 4 1 4 Carbomer -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Glycerin 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Triethanolamine 1 4 1 4 1 4 1 4 Preserver 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 Glyceryl stearate, 5 5 10 10 5 5 10 10 PEG-100 stearate Self-emulsifying -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- glyceryl stearate Isopropyl myristate 5 5 5 5 -- -- -- -- Oleyl erucate -- -- -- -- 5 5 5 5 Active (microcapsule) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Water c.s.p.
The current study was designed to investigate the clinical effect of a new topical treatment with a lachrymal substitute gel, containing trehalose, hyaluronic acid, and carbomer (Thealoz Duo Gel, HTC-gel), compared to the use of artificial tears containing trehalose and hyaluronic acid (Thealoz Duo, HT) during the day.
Glycerin + PEG 400 + Silica + Calcium Sodium Phosphosilicate + Sodium Lauryl sulphate + Titanium dioxide + flavor + Carbomer Potassium Acesulfame 300 tube of 50gm.
Glass Carbomer material showed a similar retention rate when compared with a resin-based sealant.
In this special issue, new topics have described the pediatric drugs on the color stability of dental materials, in vitro studies about composites, glass carbomer and calcium silicate cements, and some biomechanic research about oral implants.
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.I.
In addition to the green tea and black tea gels, a 0.3% caffeine gel, a carbomer gel base, and a control were tested.