Magnesium Silicate Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Magnesium Silicate is an inorganic mineral substance that corresponds to the chemical formula, MgO.SiO2.xH2O. It occurs in nature as a mineral (such as meerschaum) but may also be prepared synthetically from Sodium silicate and Magnesium sulphate. Magnesium Silicate is supplied as a fine, white-coloured powder that has no perceptible odour.
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; J.P
Synonyms and Trade Names: Magnesium Silicate; Silicic Acid, Magnesium Salt; E553a; Synthetic Magnesium Silicate
Uses and Applications: Glidant and Anticacking Agent
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