Sodium thiosulfate is used in combination with sodium nitrite in the treatment of cyanide poisoning.
EML status history
First added in 1979 (TRS 641) for Harmful effects of or exposure to noxious substances, chiefly nonmedicinal as to source, not elsewhere classified
Therapeutic equivalent for
Antidotes and other substances used in poisonings > Specific
- Parenteral > General injections > IV: 250 mg per mL in 50 mL ampoule
Dermatological medicines (topical) > Antifungal medicines
- Local > Topical > Solution: 15%