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Aluminium Phosphate

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

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Chemical Name

Phosphoric acid, aluminum salt (1:1)

Foreign Names

  • Aluminiumphosphat (German)
  • Phosphate d'aluminium (French)

Generic Names

  • Aluminum Phosphate (IS)
  • Ulgel (IS)
  • Aluminium (phosphate d') (PH: Ph. Franç. 11)
  • Aluminum Phosphate (PH: BP 2018, USP 41)
  • Aluminii phosphas hydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Aluminium (phosphate d') hydratĂ© (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Aluminium Phosphate, Dried (PH: BP 2018)
  • Aluminium phosphate, hydrated (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Wasserhaltiges Aluminiumphosphat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Alposim [+ Simeticone]
    Neutro Pharma, Pakistan
  • Aluphagel [+ Simeticone]
    Opal, Pakistan
  • Colphos
    Putaowang BioTech, China
  • Comportan [+ Dimeticone, + Sorbitol, + Metoclopramide]
    Akros Pharma, Uruguay
  • Gasterin [+ Pectin]
    Slovakofarma, Lithuania
  • Gelatum Aluminii phosphorici Aflofarm
    Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Gelatum Aluminii phosphorici Ziololek
    Ziololek, Poland
  • Gelusil Plus
    Parke-Davis, Pakistan
  • Gelusil Plus [+ Simeticone]
    Parke-Davis, Pakistan
  • Gui Ding Kang
    Tian Ren Pharm, China
  • Koolox [+ Simeticone]
    Novartis, Pakistan
  • Maloxid P
    Mekophar, Vietnam
  • Misanlugel
    Hasan-Dermapharma, Vietnam
  • Neo Fosfalum
    Galia, Uruguay
  • Phosgel
    Boryung Pharm Co Ltd, China
  • Phosphalugel
    Astellas, Portugal; Nile, Egypt; Pharmatis, Georgia
  • Phosphaluvet [veterinary use]
    Boehringer Ingelheim, France
  • Fosfalugel
    Astellas, Italy
  • Gelfos
    Boryung, Taiwan
  • Phosphalugel
    Astellas, France; Astellas Pharma, Germany; Boehringer Ingelheim International, Vietnam


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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