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Calcium Lactobionate



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 38)

Brand Names

  • Calci Kids (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate (pediatric))
    Aflofarm, Georgia
  • Calci Top (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Memphis Co., Egypt
  • Calcium Aflofarm (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Calcium Hasco (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Hasco-Lek, Poland
  • Calcium Hasco Allergy (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Hasco-Lek, Poland
  • Calcium Polfarmex (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Polfarmex, Poland
  • Calcium Sandoz (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Carbonate)
    Novartis Consumer Health, Spain
  • Calcium Sandoz (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Alliance Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Calsyr (Calcium Lactobionate and Calcium Glubionate)
    Kuwait Saudi Pharmaceutical Industries Co. KSPICO, Oman
  • Sanosvit Calcium (Calcium Lactobionate and 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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