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Chemical Dimercaprol

Name Dimercaprol
CAS Type 1 Name 1-Propanol, 2,3-dimercapto-
Equivalent Terms 2,3 Dimercaptopropanol | 2,3-Dimercaptopropanol | 2,3-Dimercaptopropanol, Cadmium | 2,3 Dithiopropan 1 o1 | 2,3-Dithiopropan-1-o1 | Anti-Lewisite Agent, British | Anti-Lewisite, British | B.A.L. | BAL in Oil | British Anti Lewisite | British Anti-Lewisite | British Anti Lewisite Agent | British Anti-Lewisite Agent | Cadmium 2,3 Dimercaptopropanol | Cadmium 2,3-Dimercaptopropanol | Dicaptol | in Oil, BAL | Oil, BAL in
CAS Registry Number 59-52-9
Definition An anti-gas warfare agent that is effective against Lewisite (dichloro(2-chlorovinyl)arsine) and formerly known as British Anti-Lewisite or BAL. It acts as a chelating agent and is used in the treatment of arsenic, gold, and other heavy metal poisoning.
Structure Dimercaprol
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MeSH® ID D004112
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  2,3-dimercaptopropan-1-ol tributyrate
  bismuth dimercaptopropanol
  dimercaptopropanol-zinc complex
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