Calcium Gluconate

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Calcium Gluconate (calcium gluconate systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes and is used to treat Exchange Transfusion, Hyperkalemia, Hypermagnesemia, Hypocalcemia and Osteoporosis.

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Scheme

USP

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A12AA03,D11AX03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000299-28-5

Chemical Formula

C12-H22-Ca-O14

Molecular Weight

430

Therapeutic Categories

Antidote

Dermatological agent

Food additive

Mineral supplement

Chemical Name

D-Gluconic acid, calcium salt (2:1)

Foreign Names

  • Calcii Gluconas (Latin)
  • Calciumgluconat (German)
  • Calcium (gluconate de) (French)

Generic Names

  • Calcium glyconate (IS)
  • Calcii gluconas anhydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Calcium Gluconate (PH: Ph. Int. 4, USP 34)
  • Calcium Gluconate, Anhydrous (PH: BP 2011)
  • Calcium gluconate, anhydrous (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Calcii gluconas (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Calcii Gluconas (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Calcium (gluconate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Calcium gluconate (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Calcium Gluconate (PH: BP 2011, USP 34)
  • Calcium Gluconate for Injection (PH: BP 2011)
  • Calcium Gluconate Hydrate (PH: JP XV)
  • Calciumgluconat (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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