Silicon Compounds

Name
Silicon Compounds
Accession Number
DBCAT001377
Description

Inorganic compounds that contain silicon as an integral part of the molecule.

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
BentoquatamUsed to prevent or reduce the severity of allergic contact dermatitis due to urushiol, the allergenic resin of poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac.
KaolinA natural ingredient used for the short-term symptomatic treatment of various conditions including diarrhea, skin dryness, and minor skin bleeding.
Magnesium trisilicateAn antacid used for the symptomatic treatment of peptic ulcers.
FerumoxsilNot Annotated
TalcA mineral used to prevent recurrence of malignant pleural effusions in symptomatic patients during thoracoscopy or open thoracotomy.
SimethiconeAn anti-flatulence agent used to relieve pressure, bloating, and symptoms referred to as gas.
DimethiconeAn ingredient used to treat dry and irritated eyes.
Silicon dioxideAn ingredient found in a variety of supplements and vitamins.
Magnesium Aluminum SilicateMagnesium aluminum silicate is used as an over the counter antacid for the self-treatment of heartburn, sour stomach, or acid indigestion [FDA Label].
TriethoxycaprylylsilaneNot Annotated
BentoniteNot Annotated
SilanolSilanol is an FDA-approved food contact substance that is commonly used in organosilicon chemistry and silicate mineralogy.
Drometrizole trisiloxaneAn UV ray absorbing agent used in sunscreens to protect skin from UV radiation.
Magnesium silicateMagnesium silicate is used to absorb moisture, prevent caking, and to improve the feel of a product. In the pharmaceutical companies, it is used as a dietary supplement, as part...
AlmasilateAlmasilate is indicated for use as an antacid for the neutralization of excess stomach acid . It is subsequently also used for the symptomatic treatment of diseases where it is...
MontmorilloniteA purified clay indicated in the treatment of intestinal pain and diarrhea.
Calcium silicateNot Annotated
Sodium zirconium cyclosilicateA potassium binder used to treat hyperkalemia.
CyclomethiconeNot Annotated
Silicic acidNot Annotated
PumicePumice is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
Phenyl trimethiconeNot Annotated
Cyclomethicone 5Cyclomethicone 5 is member of cyclomethicone, which are a group of liquid methyl siloxanes that have low viscosity and high volatility. Cyclomethicones are cyclic in structure with a monomer backbone...
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Silicon dioxideMacrophage receptor MARCOtarget
Sodium zirconium cyclosilicatePotassiumtarget