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Albumin Human

In the US, Albumin Human (albumin human systemic) is a member of the drug class plasma expanders and is used to treat Burns - External, Hypoproteinemia, Pancreatitis, Peritonitis, Postoperative Albumin Loss and Shock.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Sterile, nonpyrogenic preparation of serum albumin obtained by fractionating material (source blood, plasma, serum, or placentas) from healthy human donors, the source material being tested for the absence of hepatitis B surface antigen. (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Albuminum humanum (Latin)
  • Albumin human (German)
  • Albumine humaine (French)
  • Albúmina humana (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Human Serum Albumin (Genetical Recombination) (OS: JAN)
  • Albumin, normal human serum (IS)
  • Albumin Human (PH: USP 38)
  • Albumin Solution (PH: BP 2016)
  • Albumine humaine, solution d' (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Albumini humani solutio (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Albuminlösung vom Menschen (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Human albumin solution (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • rAlbumin Human (PH: NF 33)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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