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Aluminium Salicylate

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

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antidiarrheal agent: Intestinal adsorbent

Protectant of gastrointestinal mucosa

Chemical Names

2-Hydroxybenzoesäure, Aluminiumsalz (3:1)



Foreign Names

  • Aluminium salicylat (German)
  • Salicylate d'alumine (French)

Generic Name

  • Aluminum Salicylate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Aluminal (Aluminium Salicylate and Kaolin (veterinary use))
    Coophavet, France
  • Cerplast
    Gracia Pharmindo, Indonesia
  • Inorgan (Aluminium Salicylate and Kaolin, + Tannic acid, + Sulfaguanidine (veterinary use))
    Vetoquinol, Switzerland
  • Véto-Anti-Diar (Aluminium Salicylate and Sulfaguanidine (veterinary use))
    Vetoquinol, France


ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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