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Epadel S900

Epadel S900 Description

icosapent ethyl

Manufacturer:

Catalent Japan

Distributor:

DKSH

Marketer:

Meiji
Full Prescribing Info
Description
Each sachet contains Ethyl Icosapentate 900 mg.
Nonproprietary name: Ethyl Icosapentate (INN: Icosapent).
Chemical name: Ethyl(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z,17Z)-icosa-5,8,11,14,17-pentaenoate.
Molecular formula: C22H34O2.
Molecular weight: 330.50.
Ethyl icosapentate is a colorless to pale yellow, clear liquid. It has a faint, characteristic odor. It is miscible with ethanol (99.5), with acetic acid (100) and with hexane. It is practically insoluble in water and in ethylene glycol.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Tocopherol, gelatin, D-sorbitol, concentrated glycerin, ethyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate.
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