Excipient (pharmacologically inactive substance)
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on May 16, 2018.
What is it?
Sodium hydroxide (NaOH) is also known as white caustic, caustic soda or lye. It is a very strong chemical and is found in many industrial solvents and cleaners, including flooring stripping products, brick cleaners, cements, and many others. Industrially, sodium hydroxide may be used in processes to make products including plastics, soaps rayon and textiles. It is also used as a pH buffer.
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Top Medications with this excipient
- Arthrotec 75 mg / 200 mcg
- Aspir-Low aspirin 81 mg
- Aspirin Delayed Release 81 mg
- Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride Extended Release 30 mg
- Didanosine 250 mg
- Divalproex Sodium Delayed Release 500 mg
- Divalproex Sodium Delayed-Release 500 mg
- Divalproex Sodium Delayed-Release (Sprinkle) 125 mg
- Erythromycin 250 mg (erythromycin base)
- Pantoprazole Sodium Delayed Release 20 mg
- Paroxetine Hydrochloride Extended-Release 25 mg
- Paroxetine Hydrochloride Extended-Release 37.5 mg
- Piroxicam 10 mg
- Risperdal M-Tab 2 mg
- Risperdal M-Tab 3 mg
- Risperidone (Dispersible) 1 mg
- Risperidone (Dispersible) 3 mg
- Sutent 25 mg
- Videx EC 200 MG
- Videx EC 250 mg