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Calcium Lactobionate

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



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Treatment of bone diseases

Chemical Names

4-O-β-D-galactopyranosyl-D-gluconate dihydrate

Calcium lactobionate (1:2), dihydrate (USAN)

D-Gluconic acid, 4-O-β-D-galactopyranosyl-, calcium salt (2:1), dihydrate (USAN)

Lactobionic acid, calcium salt (2:1), dihydrate (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Calcii lactobionas (Latin)
  • Calciumdilactobionat-2-Wasser (German)
  • Calcio, lactobionato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Calcium Lactate Dihydrate (IS)
  • Calciumlactobionat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Calcium Lactobionate (PH: USP 41)

Brand Names

  • Calci Kids [+ Calcium Glubionate] [pediatric]
    Aflofarm, Georgia
  • Calci Top [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Memphis Co., Egypt
  • Calcium [+ Calcium Glubionate] [veterinary use]
    Troy Laboratories, Australia
  • Calcium Aflofarm [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Calcium Hasco [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Hasco-Lek, Poland
  • Calcium Hasco Allergy [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Hasco-Lek, Poland
  • Calcium Polfarmex [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Polfarmex, Poland
  • Calcium Sandoz [+ Calcium Carbonate]
    GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, Spain
  • Calcium Sandoz [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Novartis, Pakistan; Saffron, Pakistan
  • Calcium-Sandoz [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Kuwait
  • Calcium-Sandoz [+ Calcium Gluconate]
    Sandoz, Sweden
  • Calsyr [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    KSPICO Kuwait Saudi, Kuwait; Kuwait Saudi Pharmaceutical Industries Co. KSPICO, Oman
  • Globovit [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Global, Pakistan
  • Sanosvit Calcium [+ Calcium Glubionate]
    Takeda, Poland


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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