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Consider the Following Substances: Nacl, Ca(Oh)2, Nahco3, Nh3, Na2co3, H2o, Cl2, Co2, Caso4.2h2o, 2caso4.H2o, Caocl2 Which Compound is Used as an Antacid? - Science

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ConceptConcept of Acids, Bases and Salts

Question

Consider the following substances:
NaCl, Ca(OH)2, NaHCO3, NH3, Na2CO3, H2O, Cl2, CO2, CaSO4.2H2O, 2CaSO4.H2O, CaOCl2

Which compound is used as an antacid?

 

Solution

NaHCO3 is used as an antacid, as it is alkaline, thus it neutralises excess acid in the stomach.

 
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Solution Consider the Following Substances: Nacl, Ca(Oh)2, Nahco3, Nh3, Na2co3, H2o, Cl2, Co2, Caso4.2h2o, 2caso4.H2o, Caocl2 Which Compound is Used as an Antacid? Concept: Concept of Acids, Bases and Salts.
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