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Croscarmellose Sodium

What is Croscarmellose Sodium?

Croscarmellose sodium is considered an excipient. An excipient is an inactive substance used as a carrier for the active ingredients of a medication.

Artificial Ingredient

"synthetic superdisintegrants like sodium starch glycolate (SSG) and croscarmellose sodium (Ac-di-sol)". [1]
History
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Source(s) Derived From
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Natural or Artificial?
Artificial
References
  1. Chakraborty S, Khandai M, Singh SP, Ch. Patra N. Comparative study on effect of natural and synthetic superdisintegrants in the formulation of fast dissolving tablets. Int J Green Pharm [serial online] 2008 [cited 2008 Jul 4];2:22-5. Available from: http://www.greenpharmacy.info/text.asp?2008/2/1/22/39158
Aliases
This ingredient is tagged with the following aliases:

Croscarmellose
Sodium Croscarmellose

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