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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The results of the studies on the study of the microbiological, physicochemical properties of APIs, and carbopol Ultrez 20 for the development of optimal composition are taken into account.
Examples of adjuvants used with variety of vaccines include Montanide incomplete Seppic adjuvant (ISA) series, ISA 70 VG (ISA 70) and ISA 71 VG (ISA 71), and Quil A, cholesterol, dimethyl dioctadecyl ammonium bromide, and Carbopol (QCDC) adjuvant complex, whereby the former is a water-in-oil emulsion and the latter is composed of Quil A, cholesterol, dimethyl dioctadecyl ammonium bromide (DDA), and Carbopol (Aucouturier et al.
Carbopol 940 NF polymer, disodium ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA), and aminomethyl propanol (AMP) were obtained from Pharma Nostra (Campinas, Brazil).
In this study, we searched the effect of sildenafil citrate gel, prepared by carbopol, on wound healing by secondary intention at different dosages (1% & 5%).
Rheological studies on solid lipid nanoparticle based carbopol gels of aceclofenac," Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Vol.
Alginic Acid Gels - The Effect of Alginate Chemical Compositionand Molecular Weight," CarboPol.
Superporous hydrogel composites (SPHCs) based on Ac-Di-Sol [24], carbopol [25] and o-carboxymethyl chitosan [26], as the second generation of SPHs, resulted in improvement of the properties of SPH.
El objetivo principal de este estudio es desarrollar y caracterizar una serie de polimeros de carbopol 934, hidroxipropil metil celulosa (HPMC, por sus siglas en ingles) y una combinacion de carbopol-HPMC como gel base para la aplicacion topica de nistatin.
As of now, though, the robot expends no energy-making goo--before they send the mechanical foot off on a leg of any journey, the researchers swab its path with the Carbopol gel.
When contacting the company ask them about Noveon's NF grade Carbopol line for controlled release nutritionals.