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Sodium Phosphate

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

In the US, Sodium Phosphate (sodium biphosphate/sodium phosphate systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: laxatives, minerals and electrolytes.

US matches:

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A06AD17,A06AG01,B05XA09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0007632-05-5

Chemical Formula

H3-O4-P·(Na)x

Therapeutic Categories

Food additive (e number)

Pharmaceutic aid

Treatment of hypercalcemia

Laxative, osmotically acting

Laxative: Enema

Treatment of phosphate deficiency

Urological, acidifier

Used in electrolyte solutions

Foreign Names

  • Natrii phosphas (Latin)
  • Natriumphosphat (German)
  • Phosphate de sodium (French)

Generic Names

  • E 340 (IS)
  • Dinatrium-hydrogenphosphat (IS)
  • Hydrogénophosphate de sodium anhydré (IS)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Dinatrii phsophas anhydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Disodium phosphate, anhydrous (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Disodum Hydrogen Phosphate, Anhydrous (PH: BP 2015)
  • Wasserfreies Natriummonohydrogenphosphat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dinatrium-hydrogenphsophat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Dinatrii phosphas dihydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Disodium Hydrogen Phosphate Dihydrate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Disodium phosphate dihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Natriummonohydrogenphosphat-Dihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate Hydrate (OS: JAN)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate Hydrate (PH: JP XVI)
  • Dinatrii phosphas dodecahydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Disodium Hydrogen Phosphate Dodecahydrate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Disodium phosphate dodecyhadrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Natriummonohydrogenphosphat-Dodecahydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dinatrium-hydrogenphosphat-7-Wasser (IS)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Dinatrium-hydrogenphosphat (IS)
  • Disodium hydrogen orthophosphate (IS)
  • Disodium Hydrogen Phosphate (IS)
  • E 339 (IS)
  • Hydrogénophosphate de sodium (IS)
  • Natrium monohydrogenphosphat (IS)
  • Natriummonohydrogenphosphat (IS)
  • Natriumphosphat, sekundäres (IS)
  • Phosphate Disodique (IS)
  • Phosphate of soda (IS)
  • Phosphoric acid, disodium salt (IS)
  • Dibasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)
  • Sodium Dihydrogen Phosphate, Anhydrous (PH: BP 2015)
  • Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic (PH: USP 37)
  • Natrium dihydrogenphosphat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Phosphate monosodique dihydraté (IS)
  • Sodium biphosphate (IS)
  • Natrii dihydrogenophosphas dihydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Natriumhydrogenphosphat-Dihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium Dihydrogen Phosphate Dihydrate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic (PH: USP 37)
  • Natrium dihydrogenphosphat-1-Wasser (IS)
  • Sodium Dihydrogen Phosphate Monohydrate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic (PH: USP 37)
  • Monosodium phosphate (IS)
  • Sodium Acid Phosphate (IS)
  • Sodium dihydrogen phosphate (IS)
  • Monobasic Sodium Phosphate (PH: USP 37)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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