In the medical and pharmaceutical industries, agar serves as a laxative, suspending agent
for barium sulfate in radiology, ingredient for slow-release capsules and in suppositories and surgical lubricants, and as a disintegrating agent in tablets.
Furthermore, if the formulation contains a suspending agent
(e.g., Avicel from FMC BioPolymer) the method used must be able to distinguish between the drug particle and the suspending agent
Among applications, food segment is expected to witness relatively higher consumption of tragacanth owing to its ability to act as a stabilizing, thickening, emulsifying and suspending agent
in the low calorie milk shakes, mayonnaise products, sauces and other beverages.
The coalescence of aqueous droplets or agglomeration of polymer particles is prevented or minimized by using an appropriate suspending agent
. The optimal stabilizer concentration is usually determined experimentally by performing several preliminary experiments.
Ltd.); 55%--herbicide mesotrione dispersed oil suspending agent
(Geng Jie, Xian Zhengda); dispersing agent: OF-3472 (Nanjing Jingyu chemical), MF-31 (Nanjing Zijin Mountain chemical); emulsifier: OF-3468 (Nanjing Jingyu chemical).
MATERIALS AND METHODS: Whole plant extract of trianthema portulacastrum in dose of 100mg\kg indomethacin, (5) 20mg\kg and gum acacia 2% as a suspending agent
were used for the study.
pylori adhesion to gastric epithelial cells." (14) The mucilage derived from okra was also found to be a superior suspending agent
, and thus may be used as a natural suspending agent
Comparison of the sedimentation volume in acetaminophen suspension without any suspending agent
(formulation F1) with those suspensions containing one kind of structural vehicle showed that increasing tragacanth and Veegam could increase the sedimentation volume considerably (Table 2).
For dry mix applications, it offers rapid hydration, and for other food and industrial purposes, the powder can be added as an acid-stable thickener and suspending agent
It also can point toward a major problem with the binders or the suspending agent
10,117,814 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented an anhydrous antiperspirant aerosol composition that contains a particulate antiperspirant active system, suspending agent
, carrier oil and liquefied propellant gas.