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Chemical Talc

Name Talc
CAS Type 1 Name Talc (Mg3H2(SiO3)4)
Equivalent Term Talcum Powder
CAS Registry Number 14807-96-6
Definition Finely powdered native hydrous magnesium silicate. It is used as a dusting powder, either alone or with starch or boric acid, for medicinal and toilet preparations. It is also an excipient and filler for pills, tablets, and for dusting tablet molds. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
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MeSH® ID D013627
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1. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Magnesium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Magnesium Silicates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Talc Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Minerals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Magnesium Silicates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Talc Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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