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Calcium Glycerophosphate

In the US, Calcium Glycerophosphate is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes and is used to treat Indigestion.


Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of calcium deficiency

Pharmaceutic aid

Dietary supplement

Mineral supplement

Treatment of phosphate deficiency

Chemical Names

1,2,3-Propanetriol, mono(dihydrogen phosphate) calcium salt (1:1) (USP)

Calcium 1,3-dihydroxypropan-2-yl phosphate

Foreign Names

  • Calcii glycerophosphas (Latin)
  • Calcium glycerophosphat (German)
  • Glycerophosphate de calcium (French)
  • Calcio, glicerofosfato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Calcium Glycerophosphate (OS: JAN)
  • Calcium glycerino phoshate (IS)
  • Calcium glycerylphosphate (IS)
  • Calcium phosphoglycerate (IS)
  • Glycerophosphen (IS)
  • Glycocalcol (IS)
  • Hypophosphine (IS)
  • Calcii glycerophosphas (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Calcium glycerophosphate (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Calcium Glycerophosphate (PH: BP 2018)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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