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Gallamine Triethiodide



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant, peripherally acting

Chemical Name

Etanaminium, 2,2',2''-[1,2,3-benzenetriyltris(oxy)]tris[N,N,N-trietyl-, triiodide

Foreign Names

  • Gallamini Triethiodidum (Latin)
  • Gallamin triethiodid (German)
  • Triéthiodure de Gallamine (French)
  • Trietioduro de galamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Gallamine (triéthiodure de) (OS: DCF)
  • Gallamine Triethiodide (OS: BANM)
  • F 2559 (IS)
  • Gallamonium iodide (IS)
  • HL 8583 (IS)
  • RP 3697 (IS)
  • Gallamine (triéthiodure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)
  • Gallamine Triethiodide (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Int. 6, USP 41)
  • Gallamine triethiodide (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)
  • Gallamini triethiodidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 6, Ph. Int. 6)
  • Gallamintriethiodid (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)

Brand Names


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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