• alcohol
  • Its principal attraction, however, was that it contained 12 percent alcohol (listed on the tonic bottle's label as a "preservative"), which made it quite popular in the dry counties of the southern United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • decrease
  • Other ingredients can be added to the gelling agent solution including plasticizers such as glycerin or sorbitol to decrease the capsule's hardness, coloring agents, preservatives, disintegrants, lubricants and surface treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preservative food additives reduce the risk of foodborne infections, decrease microbial spoilage, and preserve fresh attributes and nutritional quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • dosage
  • In the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, encapsulation refers to a range of dosage forms-techniques used to enclose medicines-in a relatively stable shell known as a capsule, allowing them to, for example, be taken orally or be used as suppositories. (wikipedia.org)
  • The recommended dosage is one drop administered to the affected eye(s) twice a day, approximately every 12 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • longer
  • In the United States, countries in the European Union and a few other affluent countries, thiomersal is no longer used as a preservative in routine childhood vaccination schedules. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • The pharmaceutical corporation Eli Lilly and Company gave thiomersal the trade name Merthiolate. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company is a member of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The same month, Teva announced the ¥40 billion purchase of a majority stake in Japanese generic drug company Taiyo Pharmaceutical Industry, a move to secure a Japan-local production facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American pharmaceutical company Merck & Co. was established as a subsidiary of Merck in 1891, but was nationalized by the United States in 1917, before being privatized again. (wikipedia.org)
  • On March 23, 2006, Bayer AG made a supported offer for Schering and Merck decided to drop out of the bidding for the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • food
  • In 1982, Teva was granted approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Kfar Saba manufacturing plant, an essential milestone for marketing pharmaceuticals in the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pure calcium carbonate (e.g. for food or pharmaceutical use), can be produced from a pure quarried source (usually marble). (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of preservatives other than traditional oils, salts, paints, etc. in food began in the late 19th century, but was not widespread until the 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of food preservatives varies greatly depending on the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • trade name
  • Brimonidine/timolol (INNs, trade name Combigan) are combination eye drops indicated for the treatment of glaucoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • product
  • In terms of drugs, adverse events may be defined as: "Any untoward medical occurrence in a patient or clinical investigation subject administered a pharmaceutical product and which does not necessarily have to have a causal relationship with this treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • surface
  • Ox glue and stag-horn glues bound particles of pigments together, acting as a preservative by forming a film over the surface as the ink dried. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • Use with contact lenses can lead to reduced oxygenation of the underlying cornea If infants or children accidentally ingest the drops, it may lead to coma and significant reduction in body temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • In multidose injectable drug delivery systems, it prevents serious adverse effects such as the Staphylococcus infection that, in one 1928 incident, killed 12 of 21 children vaccinated with a diphtheria vaccine that lacked a preservative. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • The Canadian Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS), a prescribing reference book for health professionals, mentions tartrazine as a potential allergy for each drug that contains tartrazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • In May 2011 Teva announced it would purchase Cephalon for US$6.8 billion, to help expand its presence in the proprietary pharmaceuticals sector. (wikipedia.org)