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Chemical Methylcellulose

Name Methylcellulose
CAS Type 1 Name Cellulose, methyl ether
Equivalent Terms Alphapharm Brand of Methylcellulose | BFL | Celevac | Cellothyl | Cellulone | Cellulose, Methyl | Citrucel | Cologel | Dacryolarmes | Edigen Brand of Methylcellulose | Lilly Brand of Methylcellulose | Martin Brand of Methylcellulose | Methocel | Methyl Cellulose | Methylcellulose Alphapharm Brand | Methylcellulose Edigen Brand | Methylcellulose Lilly Brand | Methylcellulose Martin Brand | Methylcellulose Shire Brand | Muciplasma | Shire Brand of Methylcellulose | SmithKline Beecham Brand of Methylcellulose | Warner Chilcott Brand 1 of Methylcellulose | Warner Chilcott Brand 2 of Methylcellulose
CAS Registry Number 9004-67-5
Definition Methylester of cellulose. Methylcellulose is used as an emulsifying and suspending agent in cosmetics, pharmaceutics and the chemical industry. It is used therapeutically as a bulk laxative.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D008747
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Cellulose Has associated genes Has associated diseases Methylcellulose Has associated diseases

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Methylcellulose Has associated diseases
View node Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium Has associated diseases
  diazobenzyloxymethyl cellulose
  hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetate succinate
  hydroxypropylmethylcellulose-lactose matrix
  hydroxypropyl methylcellulose phthalate
  methylcellulose glutarate polymer
  methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose