Definition of Mersalyl

1. a sodium salt [n -S]



Medical Definition of Mersalyl

1. (3-((2-(carboxylatomethoxy)benzoyl)amino)-2-methoxypropyl)hydroxymercurate(1-) sodium. A toxic thiol mercury salt formerly used as a diuretic. It inhibits various biochemical functions, especially in mitochondria, and is used to study those functions. Pharmacological action: diuretics, mercurial, enzyme inhibitors, sulfhydryl reagents. Chemical name: Mercurate(1-), (3-((2-(carboxylatomethoxy)benzoyl)amino)-2-methoxypropyl)hydroxy-, sodium (12 Dec 1998)

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Literary usage of Mersalyl

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1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"The ones that are effective are the acid-forming salts, ammonium and calcium chloride and ammonium nitrate, urea and the mercurials, of which mersalyl, ..."

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