neoarsphenamine

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neoarsphenamine

an organic arsenical antiprotozoal agent which used to be used extensively, particularly in the treatment of swine dysentery and blackhead of turkeys, but is now replaced by more effective compounds.
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Asi por ejemplo, el doctor Francisco Russo (26) advirtio acerca de un repunte de casos de sifilis primaria y secundaria en la capital federal, como consecuencia de la sustitucion en algunos dispensarios del neosalvarsan por el arsenosan (que deberia administrarse en mayor cantidad y a menor intervalo) y a la carencia de sales bismuticas (bismuto liposoluble e iodobismutato de quinina y el carbonato de bismuto).
Only a few persons within the larger health community at the time openly doubted the effectiveness of salvarsan and neosalvarsan treatments and Wasserman results.