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Calcium Glucoheptonate

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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Mineral supplement

Chemical Name

D-gluco-Heptonic acid, calcium salt (2:1), (2.xi.)-

Foreign Names

  • Calcii Glucoheptonas (Latin)
  • Calcium glucoheptonat (German)
  • Glucoheptonate de calcium (French)
  • Glucoheptonato calcico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Calcium Gluceptate (IS)
  • Glucoheptonate calcium salt (IS)
  • Glucose monocarbonate calcium salt (IS)
  • Calcii glugoheptonas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Calcium (glucoheptonate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Calcium Gluceptate (PH: USP 38)
  • Calcium Glucoheptonate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Calcium glucoheptonate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Calciumglucoheptonat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Gluconate de Calcium Proamp 10% (Calcium Glucoheptonate and Calcium Gluconate)
    Aguettant, France
  • Magnophos C (Calcium Glucoheptonate and Magnesium Phosphinate (veterinary use))
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Théracalcium (Calcium Glucoheptonate and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Tonice (Calcium Glucoheptonate and Deanol, + Lysine)
    Generis, Portugal


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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