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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Aluminium-carbonate-hydroxyde complex

Foreign Names

  • Carbaldratum (Latin)
  • Carbaldrat (German)
  • Carbaldrate (French)
  • Carbaldrato (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carbaldrate (OS: DCF)
  • Aluminium carbonate, basic (IS)
  • Aluminium-Natrium-carbonat-dihydroxid-x-hydrat (IS)
  • DASC (IS)
  • Dihydroxyaluminum Sodium Carbonate (IS)
  • Dihydroxyaluminum Sodium Carbonate (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Alugastrin
    Sensilab, Poland; Warszawskie Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polfa, Lithuania
  • Baluna
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Kompensan
    Johnson & Johnson, Portugal; Johnson & Johnson, Turkey; McNeil CH, Germany
  • Noacid
    OBA, Denmark


DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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