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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Anti-inflammatory agent

Disease-modifying antirheumatic drug, DMARD

Chemical Name

Aurate(1-), [2-hydroxy-3-mercapto-1-propanesulfonato(2-)]-, sodium

Foreign Names

  • Aurotioprol natrium (German)
  • Aurothiopropanolsulfonate de sodium (French)

Generic Names

  • Natrium 3-(aurothio)-2-hydroxypropansulfonat (IS: IUPAC)
  • Sodium (aurothiopropanolsulfonate de) (PH: Ph. Franç. 11)

Brand Name


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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