Benzoic acid itself, ammonium benzoate and sodium benzoate are all administered internally in doses of from five to thirty grains.
sodium benzoate, ammonium benzoate, and the salicylate of sodium are also powerful hepatic stimulants.
sodium benzoate cannot be relied on either as an anti-diphtheritic nor as an anti-febrile.
sodium benzoate n.
The sodium salt of benzoic acid, used as a food preservative, an antiseptic, and in the production of pharmaceuticals.