On the influence of boric acid and borax upon the general metabolism of children
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On the influence of boric acid and borax upon the general metabolism of children by F. W. Tunnicliffe

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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  • Children -- Metabolism.

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From the Journal of Hygiene, vol. 1., no. 2 April 1901.

Statementby F. W. Tunnicliffe and Otto Rosenheim.
ContributionsRosenheim, Otto.
The Physical Object
Pagination168-201p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18536867M

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Action of Borax, Boric Acid, Carbonate of Soda, and Saltpetre on Emulsine. 0"5 emulsine was put iuto a number of small flasks and brayed witb solutions of weighed quantities of Boric Acid, Borax, saltpetre, and anhydric carbonate of soda ; then the weighed amygdaline added, and water added to make cubic centimetres. Boric Acid is a weakly acidic hydrate of boric oxide with mild antiseptic, antifungal, and antiviral properties. The exact mechanism of action of boric acid is unknown; generally cytotoxic to all cells. It is used in the treatment of yeast infections and cold sores. Boric acid is a member of boric acids. It has a role as an astringent. Borax and boric acid have very low toxicity. Borax’s LD50 (median lethal dose) score is g/kg in rats, and boric acid is similar. (11) To put it in perspective, table salt is only slightly less toxic with an LD50 of g/kg in rats according to the Merck Index. "boric mixture" used for the experiments was a white powder, used commercially for preserving, and containing 24"83 per cent. of crystallized borax and 73"9"2 per cent. of boric acid H3B Cripps (Analyst, , p. ) has also examined the influence of Cited by: 1.

Acute Tbxicity LDrQ doses of borax and boric acid were determined in rats as shown below: LDcn of Borax & Boric Acid Sex & Strain Sprague Dawley Evans males Sprague Dawley females 4.C8 IA-n levels could rot be determined for dogs as they vomited high closes no matter how they were disguised.   Boric Acid is a condensed form of borax. And not the same thing Based on mammalian median lethal dose (LD 50) rating of 2, mg/kg body mass, boric acid is poisonous if taken internally or inhaled in "large" quantities. Medical. Boric acid can be used as an antiseptic for minor burns or cuts and is sometimes used in dressings or salves. Boric. We used phosphoric acid (rate of 30 kg ha -1 P 2 O 5) and boric acid-H 3 BO 3 (rate of kg ha -1) to acidify the CV, based on the positive results obtained by Otto et al. () and the. This search used the low-cost boric acid and borax as a source of boron, urea as a nitrogen source, surface-active agent Dodecyl benzenesulfonic acid (SDBS) as a .

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