Excipient (pharmacologically inactive substance)
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 26, 2018.
What is it?
Saccharin, also known as saccharin sodium or benzosulfimide, is 300–500 times sweeter than sucrose (sugar) in dilute aqueous solution. It is used as a noncaloric sweetening agent (sugar substitute); saccharin sodium and saccharin calcium have the same use.
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Top Medications with this excipient
- Aspirin (Chewable) 81 mg
- Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended-Release (SR) 150 mg
- Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended-Release (SR) 200 mg
- Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended-Release (SR) 100 mg
- Nestabs prenatal multivitamins with folic acid 1 mg
- Sodium Fluoride (Chewable) 2.2 mg (equiv. fluoride 1 mg)
- Sodium Fluoride (Chewable) 1.1 mg (equiv. fluoride 0.5 mg)
- Titralac Plus 420-21 mg