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Corticotropin Zinc Hydroxide



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Anterior pituitary hormone: Adrenocorticotropic hormone, ACTH

Chemical Name

Corticotropin, mixt. wit zinc hydroxide

Foreign Names

  • Corticotrophinum zinci hydroxydum (Latin)
  • Corticotrophin Zinkhydroxid (German)
  • Corticotrophine hydroxyde de zinc (French)
  • Corticotrofina hidroxido de cinc (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Corticotrophin Zinc Injection (PH: BP 1999)
  • Corticotropina zinco idrossido sospensione iniettabile (PH: F.U. VIII)
  • corticotropine hydroxyde de zinc, Suspension injectable de (PH: Ph. Franç. 11)
  • Corticotropini zinci hydroxidi suspensio iniectabilis (PH: Ph. Helv. VI)


PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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