What is Silver Nitrate?
➡ AgNO3 ⬅
This is what it looks like. It comes in a crystal-like form.
➡ Stain ⬅
When Silver Nitrate touches your skin, it will stain. Sometimes it will cause burns.
➡ Formula ⬅
The formula is Gold and 3 parts Nitric Oxide. AgNO3
- 413.6°F (212°C)
- 169.89 g/mol
a poisonous crystalline compound with antiseptic and astringent properties, used in the prevention of ophthalmia neonatorum and in the special staining of nervous tissue, spirochetes, and reticular fibers.
an antiseptic and astringent; formerly used externally, in solution, in the prevention of ophthalmia neonatorum; also used in the special staining of the nervous system, spirochetes, reticular fibers, Golgi apparatus, nucleolar organizer region, and calcium.