What is it?
Potassium Dicyanoaurate is a gold salt.
How can I avoid it?
Skin contact with Potassium Dicyanoaurate is required for it to cause a rash. Discontinuation of exposure to products containing Potassium Dicyanoaruate should result in improvement and/or resolution of your dermatitis. By law, all products made in the US for topical use have the ingredients listed either on the product package or the box that contains it, so check the labeling of you skin care products for this ingredient. If there is no information ask your pharmacist. At work, request a material safety data sheet (MSDS) to help identify potential sources of exposure.
- Electronic components
- Dental prostheses and fillings
- Gold electroplating
Other names for Potassium Dicyanoaurate:
- Aurate (1-), bis(cyano-C)-, potassium
- Gold (I) potassium cyanide
- Monopotassium dicyanoaurate
- Potassium dicyanoaurate (I)
- Potassium cyanoaurite
- Potassium aurocyanide
- Potassium cyanoaurate (I)