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Uses, &c. Nitrate of silver is a powerful tonic, antispasmodic, astringent and escharotic.
Oxymel of verdigris is stimulant, detergent, and escharotic.
The stronger acids are employed for their escharotic qualities.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
It is chiefly used as an escharotic, to destroy proud flesh, &c.
It is more generally used as an escharotic and in ointments than the precipitated oxide.