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vehicle

 [ve´ĭ-k'l]
2. any medium through which an impulse is propagated.

ex·cip·i·ent

(ek-sip'ē-ent),
A more or less inert substance added in a prescription as a diluent or vehicle or to give form or consistency when the remedy is given in pill form; for example, simple syrup, vegetable gums, aromatic powder, honey, and various elixirs.
[L. excipiens; pres. p. of ex- cipio, to take out]

excipient

(ĭk-sĭp′ē-ənt)
n.
An inert substance used as a diluent or vehicle for a drug.

ex·cip·i·ent

(ek-sip'ē-ĕnt)
A more or less inert substance added in a prescription as a diluent or vehicle or to give form or consistency when the remedy is given in pill form.
[L. excipiens; pres. p. of ex-cipio, to take out]

excipient

Any inert substance used to bulk up or dilute a drug, or as a vehicle for a drug.

ex·cip·i·ent

(ek-sip'ē-ĕnt)
A more or less inert substance added in a prescription as a diluent or vehicle or to give form or consistency when the remedy is given in pill form; e.g., simple syrup, vegetable gums, aromatic powder, honey, and various elixirs.
[L. excipiens; pres. p. of ex-cipio, to take out]
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These "inactive" ingredients are called excipients and are there to pack out the active drug.
The difference between the active drug and the labelled weight is the weight of the excipients, 450mg.