effervescent salt

ef·fer·ves·cent salt

(ĕf′ər-vĕs′ənt)
n.
Any of the preparations made by adding sodium bicarbonate and tartaric and citric acids to a medicinally active salt.
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Some people find effervescent salts, such as liver salts, help," says Angela Chalmers, Boots pharmacist.
Peppermint Foot Soak (pounds 7) is a revitalising treat, containing effervescent salts to cool cleanse and refresh.