Methyl silicone fluid is widely used in the field of medical and health because of its excellent characteristics such as colorless, volatile, tasteless, non-toxic.
Methyl silicone fluid can be used as the lubricant of condom, as anti-foaming agent for oral gastrointestinal anti-swelling tablets and pulmonary edema anti-foaming aerosol, used to treat the surface of blood storage device and prolong the storage time of blood samples.
What’s more , duo to its low surface tension and good water-proof performance, it is a good lubricant for glass, rubber and plastics. Silicone liquid can form a hydrophobic coating on the sleeve surface of glass and plastic syringes and ensure the smoothness when operating plungers.
Besides silicone fluids, silanes intermediates are used as pharmaceutical intermediates or materials of various medicines. They are acting as important silylation reagents and raw materials for medical products. Some silane coupling agents including methacryloxy silanes are used in dental restoration, including ceramic inlays, inlays, crowns and bridges. The durability and strong adhesion make silane coupling agents suitable for composite resins and dental restorative materials.