lead acetate


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lead ac·e·tate

has been used as an astringent in diarrhea, and in aqueous solution as a wet dressing in certain dermatoses.
Synonym(s): sugar of lead

lead acetate

A lead compound used in solution as an astringent.
CAS # 301-04-2
See also: lead
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Group C animals received 100 mg EGb761/kg/day orally18 in addition to the intraperitoneal 8 mg/kg/day of lead acetate.
Single 3-5 day old flies reared on control food or medium supplemented with lead acetate were placed into activity monitor tubes and given regular food, and their activity was measured over 2 days.
05) reduction in the TEC following exposure of lead acetate in groups II, III, and IV in comparison with the control group in both sexes.
Similar to the findings regarding estrogen levels, the mean serum progesterone levels were also significantly lower in lead acetate treated group compared to controlgroup (p<0.
When analyzing the results to identify characteristics of limb bones ossification in white rats after lead intoxication it was revealed that lead acetate causes intoxication in mother, and has a direct osteotoxic effect on the fetus.
Batches of three bottles were prepared with 3 grams mangoes and bananas pulp mixed with lead acetate in the desired concentration, as, , 0.
Purchase of Chemicals: 500g of Lead acetate of 99% to 103% purity, manufactured by BDH Chemicals Ltd England and with the product No 29021 was purchased from a reputable Chemical supplier, Cardinal Scientific, No.
Lead acetate is a chemical compound that has been widely used in manufacturing and commercial activities for decades.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved lead acetate as a colour additive for colouring hair on the scalp at concentrations not exceeding 0.
By knowing that a person had been using a hair darkening product containing lead acetate or a shampoo containing selenium and zinc, allowances can be made in interpreting the results.