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Chemical Mersalyl

Name Mersalyl
CAS Type 1 Name Mercurate(1-), (3-((2-(carboxylatomethoxy)benzoyl)amino)-2-methoxypropyl)hydroxy-, sodium
Equivalent Terms Acid, Mersalyl | Mercuramide | Mercusal | Mersalin | Mersalyl Acid | Salyrgan
CAS Registry Number 492-18-2
Definition 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.
Structure Mersalyl
Curator Note For additional curated data about mercury, please also see Mercury and its chemical descendants.
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MeSH® ID D008634
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