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Aluminium

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

Scheme

BP

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0007429-90-5

Chemical Formula

Al

Molecular Weight

26

Therapeutic Categories

Cicatrizant

Dermatological agent

Food additive (e number)

Skin protectant

Chemical Name

Aluminium

Foreign Names

  • Aluminium (Latin)
  • Aluminium (German)
  • Aluminium (French)
  • Aluminio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Aluminum (IS)
  • CI 77000 (IS)
  • E 173 (IS)
  • Glin (IS)
  • Aluminium Powder (PH: BP 2016)

Brand Names

  • Aluspray (veterinary use)
    Vetoquinol, Belgium; Vetoquinol, Netherlands; Vetoquinol Ireland, Ireland

Glossary

TermDefinition
BPBritish Pharmacopoeia
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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