Kaopectate

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Ka·o·pec·tate

 (kā′ō-pĕk′tāt′)
A trademark for a preparation of bismuth subsalicylate.
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Noun1.Kaopectate - trade name for a fixed-combination antidiarrheal drug that use kaolin as the adsorbent and pectin as the emollient
antidiarrheal, antidiarrheal drug - a drug used to control or stop diarrhea
china clay, china stone, kaolin, kaoline, porcelain clay, terra alba - a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)
pectin - any of various water-soluble colloidal carbohydrates that occur in ripe fruit and vegetables; used in making fruit jellies and jams
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A nanocomposite-based packaging material has been optimized by scientists who blended polyethylene with nanosized silver, titanium dioxide and attapulgite.
Min-U-Gel[R] 400 attapulgite product is a high-quality gellant clay that offers one of the best values in rheology modification.
Final report on the safety assessment of aluminum silicate, calcium silicate, magnesium aluminum silicate, magnesium silicate, magnesium trisilicate, sodium magnesium silicate, zirconium silicate, attapulgite, bentonite, Fuller's earth, hectorite, kaolin, lithium magnesium silicate, lithium magnesium sodium silicate, montmorillonite, pyrophyllite, and zeolite.
Inorganic fillers with surface silanol groups like montmorillonite [14], silica [16] and attapulgite [17] have been shown to interact with PVA through hydrogen bonding.
The addition of hydrophilic clay such as MMT, kaoline, attapulgite, and vermiculite (VMT) can reduce production costs of SAPs and improve their hydrophilic properties [21-24].
Slow-release nitrogen and boron fertilizer from a functional superabsorbent formulation based on wheat straw and attapulgite.
Active Minerals International (AMI), a world supplier of gellant attapulgite for the coatings, adhesives, sealants, and other industries, has announced process improvements designed to expand capacity.
UKPRwire, Sat Jun 20 2015] The attapulgite market was valued at USD 238.
The silicate minerals such as zeolite, attapulgite, kaolinite, smectite, and sepiolite are found to be effective as non-toxic, cheap, ecologically advantageous and affordable materials based on their high sorption capacity and ionexchange properties (Murray, 2000; Slamova et al.
Of the three, two have their sights on Duqm s abundant limestone deposits, while the other is keen to invest in the region s attapulgite reserves, he added.
Vanden Heuvel RC (I 966) The occurrence of sepiolite and attapulgite in the calcareous zone of a soil near Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Among the topics are the adsorption of inorganic nitrogen and the effect of microbe action in saturated soil, the effect of attapulgite and carbon black on the properties of natural rubber, electric dipole characteristics of mineral tourmaline superfine powders and its properties of far infrared emission, mechanisms and performance analysis of easy cleaning ceramics, preparing sericite nanoflakes by the exfoliation of wet ultra-fine grinding, synthesizing a potassium ionic sieve membrane and its selectivity to potassium ions in seawater, evaluating thermal insulation properties in fibrous mineral fine powders, and the university education of intellectual property for innovation talents of science and technology in functional material industry.