Pepto-Bismol


Pepto-Bismol
brand name of a non-prescription medication used for the relief of minor digestive irritations (heartburn, indigestion, nausea, upset stomach, and diarrhea) in which the active ingredient is bismuth subsalicylate (produced by Proctor &Gamble Company)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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