mucilloid

mucilloid

 [mu´sil-oid]
a preparation of a mucilaginous substance.
psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid a powdered preparation of the mucilaginous portion of blond psyllium seeds, used in treatment of constipation.

mucilloid

/mu·cil·loid/ (-loid) a preparation of a mucilaginous substance.
psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid  a powdered preparation of the mucilaginous portion of the seeds of blond psyllium(Plantago ovata), used as a bulk-forming laxative.

mucilloid

(mū′sĭl-loyd)
A mucilaginous preparation.

psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid

Mucilloid prepared from psyllium seeds. It is used as a bulk-type laxative.

mucilloid

a preparation of a mucilaginous substance.

psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid
a powdered preparation of the mucilaginous portion of blond psyllium seeds, used in treatment of constipation. See also psyllium.
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Effects of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid on LDL-cholesterol and bile acid synthesis in hypercholesterolemic men.
Cholesterol-lowering effects of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid for hypercholesterolemic men.
Cholesterol lowering action of psyllium mucilloid in the hamster: sites and possible mechanisms of action.
Bulk-forming agents such as psyllium, hydrophilic mucilloid and methylcellulose bulk up the stool with natural vegetable fiber.
Lipid-lowering efficiency of Psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid in non insulin dependent diabetes mellitus with hyperlipedimia.
Anderson JW, Zettwoch N, Feldman T, Tietyen-Clark J, Oeltgen P and CW Bishop Cholesterol-lowering effects of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid for hypercholesterolemic men.
Evidence suggests that coadministration of psyllium mucilloid reduces these effects.
4 grams of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid three times a day for eight weeks caused increased reduction of the LDL.
Andy Schwartzman has a glass of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid.
Lipid-Lowering efficacy of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid in non insulin dependent diabetes mellitus with hyperlipidaemia.
Comparison of psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid and cellulose as adjuncts to a prudent diet in the treatment of mild to moderate hypercholesterolemia.