Description of the medicine: Hydrochloric acid (Acidum hydrochloricu)
HYDROCHLORIC ACID (Acidum hydrochloricu).
Synonym: Hydrochloric acid.
A colorless transparent volatile liquid with a peculiar smell, sour taste, mixes with water and alcohol in all ratios, forming solutions of a strongly acidic reaction.
Storage: List B. In bottles with ground stoppers.
For medical purposes, diluted hydrochloric acid is used. If it is prescribed without a concentration indication, dilute hydrochloric acid is always dispensed; A 6% acid solution is used in the treatment of scabies according to Demjanovich (see Sodium thiosulfate).