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Chemical Tragacanth

Name Tragacanth
CAS Type 1 Name Gum tragacanth
Equivalent Terms Gum Tragacanth | Tragacanth, Gum
CAS Registry Number 9000-65-1
Definition Powdered exudate from Astragalus gummifer and related plants. It forms gelatinous mass in water. Tragacanth is used as suspending agent, excipient or emulsifier in foods, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. It has also been used as a bulk-forming laxative.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D014144
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1. ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Plant Gums Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tragacanth
2. ChemicalsComplex Mixtures Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Biological Products Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Plant Exudates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Plant Gums Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tragacanth

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