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Carbon Dioxide

Scheme

Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

V03AN02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000124-38-9

Chemical Formula

C-O2

Molecular Weight

44

Therapeutic Category

Medical gas

Chemical Name

minimum 99.5 per cent of Carbon Dioxideapplies to Carbon Dioxide for medical use (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Carbonei dioxidum (Latin)
  • Kohlendioxid (German)
  • Carbone, dioxyde de (French)
  • Carbónico, anhídrido (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carbon Dioxide (OS: JAN)
  • Carbonic acid gas (IS)
  • Carbonic anhydride (IS)
  • E 290 (IS: E Number)
  • R 744 (IS)
  • UNII-142M471B3J (IS)
  • Carbon Dioxide (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Carbone, dioxyde de (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Carbonei dioxidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Kohlendioxid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia

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