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Light Mineral Oil | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Light Mineral Oil is a mixture of liquid saturated hydrocarbons from petroleum. It is less viscous and has a lower specific gravity than Mineral oil. Pharmaceutical grade Mineral oil is supplied as a transparent, colourless liquid, tasteless and odourless liquid. It may contain an antioxidant.
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; B.P; J.P; I.P
Synonyms and Trade Names: Light Liquid Paraffin; Paraffin Light Liquid; Light Mineral Oil; Light White Mineral Oil; Puretol®; Drakeol®
Uses and Applications: Emollient; Tablet and Capsule Lubricant; Oileaginous Vehicle; Solvent; Therapeutic Agent
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