โ–ธโ–ธ
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Bismuth
  • ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ ้‰
  • ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Bismut
  • ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Bismuth
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Bismut
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ ื‘ื™ืกืžื•ืช
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Bismuto
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต ใƒ“ใ‚นใƒžใ‚น
  • ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Bismuto
  • ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ ะ’ะธัะผัƒั‚
  • ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Bismuto
  • ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Vismut

Bismuth: biological information

Bismuth has no biological role. However it has been used for some time as a medicine (tripotassium dicitratobismuthate) for treatment of stomach upsets. In combination with antibiotics it is now used for treatment of some stomach ulcers. It is also to be found in haemorrhoid creams such as Anusol cream and Hemocaneas as bismuth oxide and in Anusol ointment as bismuth subgallate.

Levels in humans

The abundances of the elements in humans.

How much bismuth is in your body? Find out here.

You can use this form to calculate how much bismuth your body contains. Enter your weight in either kilograms or pounds and click the "Calculate" button. You must enter a number, not text! Elements for which there are no data will always give a value of zero for the weight, no matter what you put in the weight box.

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Hazards and Risks

Hazards and risks associated with bismuth:

Bismuth is one of the less toxic heavy metals. Excess ingestion of bismuth may cause mild kidney damage.

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