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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory agent

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID

Antiplatelet agent: Irreversible cyclo-oxygenase inhibitor

Chemical Names

Basic aluminium acetylsalicylate complex (WHO)

Polymeric condensation product of aluminium oxide and O-acetylsalicylic acid (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Aloxiprinum (Latin)
  • Aloxiprin (German)
  • Aloxiprine (French)
  • Aloxiprina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Aloxiprin (OS: BAN)
  • Aloxiprine (OS: DCF)
  • Aloxiprin (PH: BP 2015)

Brand Name


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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