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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiseptic agent

Astringent agent

Antidiarrheal agent: Intestinal adsorbent

Treatment of peptic ulcer

Foreign Names

  • Bismutum (Latin)
  • Bismut (German)
  • Bismuth (French)

Generic Names

  • Bismuth-209 (IS)
  • EINECS 231-177-4 (IS)
  • HSDB 2078 (IS)
  • Bismuth dipropylacetate (IS)
  • Bismuth(3+) tris (IS: 2-propylvalerate)
  • Bismuth(III)-dipropylacetate (IS)
  • Bismuth(III)-valproate (IS)
  • Bismuttris (IS: 2-propylpentanoate)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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