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Bismuth Subgallate

In the US, Bismuth Subgallate (bismuth subgallate systemic) is a member of the drug class antidiarrheals and is used to treat Gas.

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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Dermatological agent

Antiseptic agent


Astringent agent

Chemical Name

1,3,2-Benzodioxabismole-5-carboxylic acid, 2,7-dihydroxy-

Foreign Names

  • Bismuthi subgallas (Latin)
  • Basisches Bismutgallat (German)
  • Bismuth (sous-gallate de) (French)

Generic Names

  • Bismuth Subgallate (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • B.S.G. (IS)
  • Basic Bismuth Gallate (IS)
  • Derbinolum (IS)
  • Wismutgallat, basisches (IS)
  • Wismutgallathydroxid (IS)
  • Bismutgallat, Basisches (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Bismuth (sous-gallate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Bismuth subgallate (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Bismuth Subgallate (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, USP 41)
  • Bismuthi subgallas (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Anaesthesol [+ Benzocaine, + Levomenthol, + Zinc Oxide]
    Nizhpharm, Georgia
  • Anesthezolum [+ Benzocaine, + Zinc Oxide, + Levomenthol]
    Torimed, Georgia
  • Anusol
    Elea, Argentina
  • Biohemoril [+ Zinc Oxide, + Tannic Acid]
    Biomed Lublin, Poland
  • Bismuth Subgallate
    Fudimi Seiyaku, Japan; Kenei Sakai Seiyaku, Japan; Maruishi Pharmaceutical, Japan; Nikko Seiyaku, Japan; Yamazen Seiyaku, Japan
  • Bismuto Subgalato Pharma Arte
    Pharma Arte, Paraguay
  • Bizmutu galusan zasadowy Hasco
    Hasco-Lek, Poland
  • Carbocit [+ Citric Acid, + Charcoal, Activated]
    Imuna, Slovakia; Imuna Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Dermatol
    Baddoura, Lebanon; Laboratorium Galenowe Olsztyn, Poland
  • Dermatol Aflofarm
    Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Dermatol Gemi
    Gemi, Poland
  • Devrom 200 mg
    Parthenon, Canada
  • Hemo [+ Zinc, + Benzocaine]
    Rekah, Israel
  • Hemocort [+ Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine, + Zinc Oxide]
    Cifarma Cientifica Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Hemodase [+ Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine, + Zinc Oxide]
    Vitapan Indústria Farmacêutica, Brazil
  • Hemorfree [+ Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine, + Zinc Oxide]
    Teuto Brasileiro, Brazil
  • Lemil [+ Bismuth Subsalicylate, + Boric Acid]
    Fecofar, Argentina
  • Martindale Bismuth Subgallate
    Martindale, Hong Kong
  • Mastu S [+ Bufexamac, + Titanium Dioxide, + Lidocaine]
    Stada, Lithuania
  • Mastu S forte [+ Bufexamac, + Titanium Dioxide, + Lidocaine]
    Stada, Lithuania
  • Peptogastrin
    Sherfarma, Peru
  • Proctfis H [+ Hydrocortisone, + Lidocaine, + Zinc]
    União Química, Brazil
  • Rowatanal [+ Levomenthol, + Zinc Oxide, + Calcium Carbonate]
    Rowa, Hong Kong; Rowa, Paraguay; Rowa Pharmaceuticals, Kuwait
  • Spofax [+ Cellulose, Oxidized, + Cinchocaine]
    Zentiva, Slovakia
  • Spofax [+ Cinchocaine]
    Zentiva, Czech Republic
  • Synalar [+ Fluocinolone Acetonide, + Lidocaine]
    Astellas, Spain
  • Synalar rectal [+ Fluocinolone Acetonide, + Lidocaine]
    Lusomedicamenta, Portugal


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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