Lithium Benzoate

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Lithium Benzoate Chemical formula

Chemical information

Litio, benzoato de.
Chemical formula: C7H5LiO2 = 128.1.
CAS — 553-54-8.

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Lithium benzoate has been used as a diuretic and urinary disinfectant. Its use cannot be recommended because of the pharmacological effect of the lithium ion. Each g contains 7.8 mmol of lithium.
Published May 08, 2019.