potassium alum


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a·lu·mi·num po·tas·si·um sul·fate

an astringent and styptic; also used in veterinary medicine to treat ulcerative stomatitis, leukorrhea, and conjunctivitis.
Synonym(s): potassium alum

potassium alum

KAl(SO4)2·12(H2O), an astringent and styptic.
Synonym: aluminum potassium sulfate
See also: potassium
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