Mercuric Oxide Yellow

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0021908-53-2

Chemical Formula

Hg-O

Molecular Weight

216

Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Ophthalmic agent

Antiparasitic agent

Antiinfective agent, topical

Chemical Name

Mercury (II) oxide

Foreign Names

  • Hydrargyrum oxydatum flavum (Latin)
  • Quecksilberoxid gelb (German)
  • Mercurique Oxide Jaune (French)
  • αxido de mercurio amarillo (Spanish)

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