Medical Dictionary

Blaud's pill

noun \ ˈblȯdz- , ˈblō(d)z- \

medical Definition of Blaud's pill

: a pill consisting essentially of ferrous carbonate used in the treatment of anemia

Biographical Note for blaud's pill

  • Blaud play \blō\, Pierre (1774–1858), French physician. In 1832 Blaud published an article on chlorosis in which he introduced the pill that now bears his name.

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