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Mineral oil

mineral oil

(Science: chemical) A mixture of liquid hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum. It is used as laxative, lubricant, ointment base, and emollient.

Pharmacological action: cathartic, emollients, ointment bases.

Chemical name: Hydrocarbon oils

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Primer dimer

... PCR Clean-up: A clean-up method to remove dNTPs, short oligo fragments, mineral oil, enzymes from a PCR reaction product. It does not eliminate unspecific bands and primer-dimers. ...

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by Nmr
Tue Nov 15, 2011 3:42 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Primer dimer
Replies: 1
Views: 1332

Human Collembola Infestations

... and not fullproof, besides being toxic. Fourth, and the ultimate cure, MINERAL OIL!!! It smothers (suffocates) the animal and bogs it down so it can not migrate. Buy a case ...

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by GrayGhost
Fri Oct 21, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
Replies: 40
Views: 92564

Stomach bloating and weight gain

... problems. After many appts. with his pediatrician, who just pushed mineral oil "until it pours out of him" (nice, thanks doc) I took him to a gastro. Sigmoidoscopy ...

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by rysmom
Fri Feb 20, 2009 10:41 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2553349

Water/Fat soluble vitamins

... product they are referring to about is a water soluble vitamin and mineral supplement for children. What I really would like to know is what ... vitamins be adhering to in the water soluble liquid as you do not see oil in the mixture when the powder is mixed with water. What quanity of fat ...

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by healinghands
Sun Apr 20, 2008 12:55 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Water/Fat soluble vitamins
Replies: 4
Views: 2332

Sugar Allergy

... Kline JJ, Di Palma J, et al. Enteric-coated, pH-dependent peppermint oil capsules for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome in children. J ... Vogelsang H, Ferenci P, Resch H, Kiss A, Gangl A. Prevention of bone mineral loss in patients with Crohn's disease by long-term oral vitamin D ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 253396
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