sodium hydrogen carbonate

Sodium bicarbonate - definition from

[(Science: chemical) carbonic acid monosodium salt (CHNaO3). A white, crystalline powder that is used as an electrolyte replenisher and systemic alkaliser. It is applied topically in solution to wash the nose, mouth, or vagina, and as a cleansing enema. pharmacologic action: acid neutralization. uses: Preexisting metabolic acidosis, hyperkalemia, tricyclic or phenobarbital overdose. dose in mEq: 0.3 * (base deficit) * (wt in kg). potential complications: metabolic alkalosis, hypercarbia, hyperosmolar state. note: Since HCO3- does not cross cell membranes and cO2 does, the administration of bicarbonate may actually make tissues more acidotic. chemical name: carbonic acid monosodium salt.

MediLexicon sodium bicarbonate - Medical Dictionary Definition for Term 'sodium bicarbonate'

[1. used as a gastric and systemic antacid, to alkalize urine, and for washes of body cavities.

InChI: InChI=1/CH2O3.Na/c2-1(3)4;/h(H2,2,3,4);/q;+1/p-1

SMILES: [Na+].OC([O-])=O

    baking soda
    bicarbonate of soda
    carbonic acid monosodium salt
    sodium acid carbonate
    Sodium bicarbonate
    sodium bicarbonate
    sodium hydrogen carbonate

    PubChem CID 8953
    ChEBI 32139
    Kegg C12603
    PubChem ID 582993