cleansing agent

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cleansing agent - a preparation used in cleaning somethingcleansing agent - a preparation used in cleaning something
bathroom cleaner - a preparation for cleaning bathrooms
dentifrice - a substance for cleaning the teeth; applied with a toothbrush
detergent - a cleansing agent that differs from soap but can also emulsify oils and hold dirt in suspension
shampoo - cleansing agent consisting of soaps or detergents used for washing the hair
soap - a cleansing agent made from the salts of vegetable or animal fats
formulation, preparation - a substance prepared according to a formula; "the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine"
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Ajinomoto, Paramus, NJ highlighted the use of Amilite GCS-11 (sodium cocoyl glycinate), a mild cleansing agent derived from the amino acid glycine and coconut fatty acid.
MoviPrep is currently under review by the Food and Drug Administration for marketing approval as a bowel cleansing agent prior to colonoscopy.
The data from this comparative trial demonstrate that OsmoPrep should offer a viable solution for physicians and patients desiring an effective and tolerable tablet bowel cleansing agent.
It's been used as a cleansing agent for thousands of years, produced on a commercial basis for hundreds of years and branded in the U.
We believe OsmoPrep provides a more desirable alternative for physicians and patients who would prefer a virtually tasteless tablet cleansing agent over difficult-to-tolerate liquid cleansing agents such as four-liter PEG products and OTC sodium phosphate.
The product is a state-of-the-art bowel cleansing agent that is differentiated from currently-marketed, liquid PEG bowel cleansing agents.
Among its many cosmetic uses are as a cleansing agent, astringent and for soothing sunburn, windburn and shaving irritations.
InKine's licensee for sodium phosphate tablets for use as a colonic purgative, bowel cleansing agent or laxative for sale in Japan.
Peter Martin, Norgine's Chief Operating Officer, said; "These positive top-line results demonstrate the potential of NER1006 as a novel bowel cleansing agent to deliver an effective colonoscopy.
Likewise, washing comes easier as its auto dispense automatically measures the amount of detergent, thereby saving the cleansing agent.
The substance Aqua de Florida, which Houchin claims was thrown on him, is also a voodoo cleansing agent popular with shamen and witch doctors in the Caribbean.
A novel oral bowel cleansing agent (Development code: AJG522) is under NDA.