bismuth subsalicylate


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bismuth sub·sa·lic·y·late

 (sŭb-sə-lĭs′ə-lāt′, -lĭt, -săl′ĭ-sĭl′ĭt)
n.
A salicylate used to treat nausea, indigestion, and diarrhea.
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bismuth subsalicylate

n subsalicilato de bismuto
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Over the counter medications containing bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol) or loperamide (Imodium) are usually effective in treating acute diarrhea.
Two over-the-counter medications that can stop diarrhea are loperamide (Imodium) and bismuth subsalicylate (Kaopectate, Pepto-Bismol).
At baseline, the patients were randomized to nutritional supplements or to a combination of amoxicillin, metronidazole, and bismuth subsalicylate.
However, Friscic and his colleagues were able to make their own bismuth subsalicylate by loading the dry components into a mixing vessel with some metal or ceramic balls, then shaking everything thoroughly.
Bismuth subsalicylate has reduced the incidence of TD from 40% to just 14% when taken in doses of 2 chewable tablets or 60 mL of liquid 4 times daily.
Bismuth Subsalicylate toxicity as a cause of prolonged encephalopathy with myoclonus.
Bismuth subsalicylate is the active ingredient in stomach relief suspensions, like original Pepto-Bismol.
2% to 5% by weight, based on solids in the composition, of a bismuth subsalicylate compound having an empirical formula of C7H504Bi that is water-insoluble and pulverulent, wherein the bismuth subsalicylate has a bismuth content of from 56.
The FDA has received five reports of consumers who used Maalox Total Relief, which contains bismuth subsalicylate, when they had intended to use one of the traditional Maalox antacid products, which contain aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, and simethicone.
The FDA received five reports of consumers who used Maalox Total Relief, which contains bismuth subsalicylate, when they had intended to use one of the Maalox antacid products, which contain aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, and simethicone.
Chloraseptic spray helps relieve mild-to-moderate sore throat pain while bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol) was said to be excellent for stomach upset, heartburn and diarrhea, including traveler's diarrhea.