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Acetrizoic Acid

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

X-ray contrast media

Chemical Name

3-Acetamido-2,4,6-triiodobenzoic acid (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Acidum acetrizoicum (Latin)
  • Acetrizoesäure (German)
  • Acide acétrizoïque (French)
  • Ácido acetrizoico (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names


DCFDénomination Commune Française
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OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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