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
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lead acetate

A lead compound used in solution as an astringent.
CAS # 301-04-2
See also: lead
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