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Bentonite

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Bentonite

(Science: chemical) bentonite. A native, colloidal, hydrated aluminum silicate which, on the addition of water, swells to produce a slippery paste. Its chief pharmaceutical use is as a suspending agent and it has also been used as a bulk laxative.

chemical name: bentonite