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Chemical Formula of Calcium Polycarbophil.

What is the formula of calcium polycarbophil?

Calcium Polycarbophil is the calcium salkt of polyacrylic acid cross linked with divinyl glycol. But what is its forumla?

I am looking for something in the format Ca[Ca3H4O3]n....etc. Be sure to includes a way to convey the subscript numbers.

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Calcium polycarbophil is a synthetic agent that is not absorbed into the body. Its main function is to absorb ...

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