When used for treating heavy metal poisoning the EDTA solution much have an approximately neutral pH. Explain which conjugate pair would be used to make this solution.
EDTA (Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid) is used in various medicinal applications, one of them is de-toxification of poisoning caused.
This is achieved by the chelation process.
Calcium disodium ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid is the chelation product used to treat poisoning. This CaNa2EDTA is more useful to treated poisoning caused due to metals that have a higher affinity towards this product than towards calcium.
Chelating agent + Micronutrients reaction helps to remove heavy metals through urine. The role of neutral pH is to enhance the action of EDTA chelation, which is key in this detoxification.
When used for treating heavy metal poisoning the EDTA solution much have an approximately neutral...