A popular topical antiseptic with weak antibacterial action. It is incompatible with local anaesthetics.

Pharmacological action: anti-infective agents, local.

Chemical name: Mercury, (2',7'-dibromo-3',6'-dihydroxy-3-oxospiro(isobenzofuran-1(3H),9'-(9H)xanthen)-4'-yl)hydroxy-, disodium salt

(12 Dec 1998)

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