Aminosalicylic Acid

In the US, Aminosalicylic Acid (aminosalicylic acid systemic) is a member of the drug class aminosalicylates and is used to treat Tuberculosis - Active and Tuberculosis - Resistant.

US matches:

Scheme

USP

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J04AA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000065-49-6

Chemical Formula

C7-H7-N-O3

Molecular Weight

153

Therapeutic Category

Antitubercular agent

Chemical Names

4-Aminosalicylic acid

Benzoic acid, amino-2-hydroxy-

Foreign Name

  • 4-Aminosalicylsäure (German)

Generic Names

  • P.A.S. (OS: DCF)
  • Para-aminosalicylic acid (IS)
  • Pasalicylum (IS)
  • Aminosalicylic Acid (PH: USP 34)
  • Aminosalicylate Sodium (OS: USAN)
  • Sodium (aminosalicylate de) (OS: DCF)
  • 4-ASA-Na (IS)
  • para-Aminosalicylsaures Natrium-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Parasal Sodium (IS)
  • Sodium para-aminosalicylate (IS)
  • Sodium PAS (IS)
  • UNII-S38B9W6AXW (IS)
  • Aminosalicylate Sodium (PH: USP 34)
  • Natrii aminosalicylas dihydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Sodium Aminosalicylate Dihydrate (PH: BP 2011)
  • Sodium aminosalicylate dihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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