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Almagate (International)



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Aluminum magnesium carbonate hydroxide (Al₂Mg₆(CO₃)₂(OH)₁₄) tetrahydrate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Almagatum (Latin)
  • Almagat (German)
  • Almagate (French)
  • Almagato (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Almagate (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Aluminium magnesium carbonate hydroxide hydrate (IS)
  • Aluminium-Magnesium-Hydroxycarbonat tetrahydrat (IS)
  • Hydratisiertes Aluminium-Magnesium-Hydroxycarbonat (IS)
  • LAS 3876 (Almirall) (IS)
  • Magnesium aluminium carbonate hydroxide hydrate (IS)
  • Almagate (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Almagatum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Alma
    Taiguk, South Korea
  • Almagate Hanmi
    Hanmi, South Korea
  • Almagel
    Yuhan, South Korea
  • Almax
    Almirall, Spain
  • Almax Forte
    Almirall, Spain
  • Jeil Almax
    Jeil, South Korea
  • Partygel
    Taiguk, South Korea
  • Seland
    Samjin, South Korea


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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