<chemical> A mercaptodicarboxylic acid used as an antidote to heavy metal poisoning because it forms strong chelates with them. ... Pharmacological action: antidotes, chelating agents. ... Chemical name: Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dimercapto-, (R*,S*)- ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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(suk´sĭ-mәr) a chelating agent that is an analogue of dimercaprol, administered orally in the treatment of heavy metal poisoning. A complex with technetium 99m is used in renal function testing.
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