Microcrystalline cellulose

This drug entry is a stub and has not been fully annotated. It is scheduled to be annotated soon.

Identification

Name
Microcrystalline cellulose
Accession Number
DB14158
Description

A polysaccharide with glucose units linked as in CELLOBIOSE. It is the chief constituent of plant fibers, cotton being the purest natural form of the substance. As a raw material, it forms the basis for many derivatives used in chromatography, ion exchange materials, explosives manufacturing, and pharmaceutical preparations.

Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Approved, Experimental, Investigational
Synonyms
  • Cellulose
  • Cellulose crystalline
  • Cellulose powder
  • Cellulose regenerated
  • Cellulose, microcrystalline
  • Cellulose, powder
  • Cellulose, powdered
  • Hydroxycellulose
  • Powdered cellulose
  • Pyrocellulose
  • Rayon
External IDs
  • CP-305

Pharmacology

Indication
Not Available
Associated Conditions
Contraindications & Blackbox Warnings
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Pharmacodynamics
Not Available
Mechanism of action
Not Available
Absorption
Not Available
Volume of distribution
Not Available
Protein binding
Not Available
Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination
Not Available
Half-life
Not Available
Clearance
Not Available
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Toxicity
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available
Pathways
Not Available
Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Not Available
Food Interactions
No interactions found.

Products

Mixture Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
Cellzyme Secret Therapy 3845Microcrystalline cellulose (0.0015 g/100mL) + Allantoin (0.145 g/100mL) + Glycerin (5.2 g/100mL)CreamTopicalPHARMACAL-INTERNATIONAL. CO., LTD2017-08-16Not applicableUs
Cellzyme Secret Therapy 3845Microcrystalline cellulose (0.0015 g/100mL) + Allantoin (0.145 g/100mL) + Glycerin (5.2 g/100mL)CreamTopicalPHARMACAL-INTERNATIONAL. CO., LTD2017-08-16Not applicableUs

Categories

Drug Categories
Classification
Not classified

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
SMD1X3XO9M
CAS number
9004-34-6

References

General References
Not Available
RxNav
2221
Wikipedia
Microcrystalline_cellulose

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
4Active Not RecruitingBasic ScienceChemoreceptor Apnea / Hypoxia / Respiration; Sleep Disorder / Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB)1
4Active Not RecruitingTreatmentSeasonal Allergic Rhinitis (SAR)1
4CompletedBasic ScienceType 2 Diabetes Mellitus1
4CompletedHealth Services ResearchGeneral Surgery / Sedation1
4CompletedOtherCardiovascular Heart Disease1
4CompletedPreventionBMI >30 kg/m2 / Inflammatory Reaction / Insulin Resistance1
4CompletedTreatmentIrritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)1
4CompletedTreatmentSchizophrenia1
4CompletedTreatmentSmoking Addiction1
4TerminatedBasic SciencePlatelet Aggregation1

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
Not Available
Dosage Forms
FormRouteStrength
CreamTopical
Prices
Not Available
Patents
Not Available

Properties

State
Not Available
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
Not Available
Predicted ADMET Features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
Not Available

Drug created on June 29, 2018 09:08 / Updated on June 12, 2020 10:53

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