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Aluminium Oxide

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D10AX04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0001344-28-1

Chemical Formula

Al2-O3

Molecular Weight

102

Therapeutic Categories

Dermatological agent

Pharmaceutic aid

Antacid

Antiacne agent for topical use

Chemical Name

Aluminium oxide

Foreign Names

  • Aluminii oxidum (Latin)
  • Aluminiumoxid (German)
  • Aluminium, oxyde d' (French)
  • αxido de aluminio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Alumina (IS)
  • Aluminium oxyde (IS)
  • Aluminum Oxide (IS)
  • Aluminium Oxide (PH: NF 33)
  • Algeldrate (Ph. Eur.) (IS)
  • Alumina, activated (IS)
  • Aluminii oxidum hydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Aluminium oxide, hydrated (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Aluminium, oxyde d', hydratĂ© (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Aluminiumoxid, wasserhaltiges; Algeldrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Dried Aluminium Hydroxide (PH: BP 2012)
  • Dried Aluminum Hydroxide Gel (PH: JP XVII)

Brand Names

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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