Lubrajel BA hydrogel provides a great formulation option for dry mouth.
Clathrate of glyceryl acrylate and glyceryl polyacrylate that encloses water molecules via hydrogen bonding and Van der Waals forces. As supplied, this product contains about 50 weight % water.
Form: Colorless gel
Viscosity (cP) 20% solution: 100,000
Viscosity (cP) as supplied: 1,000,000
Chemical name: Water, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Sodium Polyacrylate, Polyacrylic Acid, Benzoic Acid, EDTA
Provides hydrationRelated Benefits
Enhances mucoadhesion to help formulations hold moisture in the mouth
Adds shear-thinning characteristics, just like
Provides cohesive rheological properties
Supplies lubricity for a pleasant saliva-like mouth fee
Since it binds moisture and is a highly viscous gel, Lubrajel™ BA hydrogel is an ideal ingredient to provide moisture to the mouth. It is used in mouthwashes, oral gels and sprays.
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