Excipient (pharmacologically inactive substance)
What is it?
Phosphoric acid, H3PO4, is a strong acid used commonly for industrial purposes. Dilute solutions have been used to acidify urine and as an aid to remove necrotic debris. In dentistry, it may be used in silicate cements, and to etch enamel and dentin surfaces prior to application of various types of resins. In may also be used as a dispersing agent in pharmaceuticals. The primary use of phosphoric acid is in fertilizers.
Top Medications with this excipient
- Alka-Seltzer Fruit Chews (Antacid) calcium carbonate 750 mg (Bayer HealthCare LLC, Consumer Care)
- Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Extended-Release 36 mg (Watson Pharmaceuticals)
- Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Extended-Release 27 mg (Watson Pharmaceuticals)
- Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Extended-Release 54 mg (Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)
- Methylphenidate Hydrochloride Extended-Release 18 mg (Watson Pharmaceuticals)