what is the meaning of Excipient in english

I would like to know what is the meaning of “Excipient” in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?

I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.


Meaning of Excipient
An excipient is a substance formulated alongside the active ingredient of a medication, Excipients can also be useful in the manufacturing process, to aid in the handling of the active substance concerned such as by facilitating powder flowability or non-stick properties, in addition to aiding in vitro stability such as prevention of denaturation over the expected shelf life. – See link


Excipient in Spanish is Excipiente
En farmacֳ©utica, un excipiente es una sustancia inactiva usada para incorporar el principio activo. Ademֳ¡s pueden ser usados para ayudar al proceso mediante el cual un producto es manufacturado. – See link


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Definition of Excipient in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) – See link.
See the definition of Excipient in the Oxford dictionaries – See link.
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