Active Ingredient History

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Zinc stearate is a mild antiseptic and astringent, and it has been used as a local soothing application for inflammatory and irritating skin diseases. Zinc stearate is primarily used in pharmacuetical formulations as a lubricant in tablet and capsule manufacture at concentrations up to 1.5% w/w. It is a protective agent used in powders and ointments in the treatment of eczema, acne, and other skin diseases. GRAS - Zinc stearate complies with FDA Standard CFR 21 sections 177.2600, 182.8994 and 178.2010.   NCATS

  • Mol. Mass: 632.348
  • ALogP: 6.33
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
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