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Calcium Aminosalicylate

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antitubercular agent

Antifungal agent for systemic use

Chemical Names

Benzoic acid, 4-amino-2-hydroxy-, calcium salt (2:1)

Calcium 4-aminosalicylate (1:2)

Calcium bis(4-aminosalicylate)

Monocalcium p-aminosalicylate

Salicylic acid, p-amino-, calcium salt (2:1)

Foreign Names

  • Calcii aminosalicylas (Latin)
  • Calcium 4-aminosalicylat (German)
  • Calcium, Aminosalicylate de (French)
  • Cálcico, aminosalicilato (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names


DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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