Blaud's pill


Blaud's pill
Blaud's pill 'blȯdz-, 'blō(d)z- n a pill consisting essentially of ferrous carbonate used in the treatment of anemia
Blaud blō Pierre (1774-1858)
French physician. In 1832 Blaud published an article on chlorosis in which he introduced the pill that now bears his name.

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  • blaud's pill — ˈblȯdz , ˈblō(d)z noun Usage: usually capitalized B Etymology: after Pierre Blaud died 1858 French physician : a pill consisting essentially of ferrous carbonate used in the treatment of anemia …   Useful english dictionary


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