|The common name||Bismuth Subsalicylate|
|Character||White crystalline powder|
|Specifications||Identification A: Sample infrared absorption spectropho-tometry complies with Bismuth subsalicylate CRS
Identification B: The test for Bismuth
Loss on drying: Not more than 1.0% of weight
Limit of nitrate: NMT 0.4%
Arsenic: NMT 10ug/g
Limit of copper, lead,and silver: NMT 10ug/g
Free Salicylic acid:NMT 0.2%
Limit of soluble Bismuth:NMT 40ug/g
Assay for bismuth: 56.0%-59.4%
Assay for total Salicylates:36.5%-39.3%
|Storage||Store in a dry place with closed container.|
Treatment of acute and chronic diarrhea.
Relieving upper abdominal pain and discomfort, postprandial fullness, heating, nausea, acid reflux and other dyspepsia symptoms.