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What is Calcium Disodium Versenate?

Calcium Disodium Versenate is a chelating agent used to treat lead poisoning. The active ingredient in the medication is edentate calcium disodium and it works by attaching itself to lead particles and removing lead from the blood. The drug is a liquid that is injected into a vein or muscle; it is only administered in a hospital setting.

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