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Substance Name: Psyllium Husk [USP]
RN: 8063-16-9

Note

  • Dried, ripe seeds of PLANTAGO PSYLLIUM; PLANTAGO INDICA; and PLANTAGO OVATA. Plantain seeds swell in water and are used as demulcents and bulk laxatives.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Cathartics
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Laxative

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Psyllium
  • Psyllium Husk [USP]

MeSH Heading

  • Psyllium

Synonyms

  • Fiberall
  • Fudomeido
  • Hydrocil instant
  • Isapol husk mucilage
  • Isogel
  • Ispaghula
  • Ispaghule gum
  • Isubgol
  • Metamucil
  • Modane bulk
  • Mylanta fiber
  • Plantaben
  • Plantaglucide
  • Plantago seed
  • Psyllium
  • Psyllium Husk
  • Psyllium seed gum
  • Psyllium seed husk
  • Syllact
  • UNII-0SHO53407G
  • UNII-9C60Y73166

Systematic Name

  • Psyllium gum

Superlist Name

  • Psyllium gum

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8063-16-9

FDA UNIIs

  • 0SHO53407G
  • 9C60Y73166

Other Registry Numbers

  • 37219-97-9
  • 52232-91-4
  • 61573-70-4

System Generated Number

  • 0008063169