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bismuth subsalicylate

noun bismuth sub·sa·lic·y·late \-ˌsəb-sə-ˈli-sə-ˌlāt\

Definition of BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE

:  a drug C7H5BiO4 taken orally to relieve diarrhea, nausea, and indigestion

First Known Use of BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE

1941

bismuth subsalicylate

noun bismuth sub·sa·lic·y·late \-ˌsəb-sə-ˈlis-ə-ˌlāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE

:  an antidiarrheal drug C7H5BiO4 also used to relieve heartburn, indigestion, and nausea—see pepto-bismol

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