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Magnesium Chloride

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Magnesium Chloride (magnesium chloride systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes and is used to treat Heart Attack and Hypomagnesemia.

US matches:

Scheme

USP

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A12CC01,B05XA11

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0007786-30-3

Chemical Formula

Mg-Cl2

Molecular Weight

95

Therapeutic Categories

Food additive (e number)

Mineral supplement

Used in electrolyte solutions

Chemical Name

Magnesium chloride (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Magnesii chloridum (Latin)
  • Magnesiumchlorid (German)
  • Magnésium, chlorure de (French)
  • Magnésio, cloreto de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Magnesium Chloride (OS: JAN)
  • E 511 (IS)
  • UNII-02F34734H9O (IS)
  • UNII-59XN63C8VM (IS)
  • Magnesium Chloride (PH: USP 38)
  • Magnesium chloride hydrate (IS)
  • Magnesium dichloride hexahydrate (IS)
  • Magnesiumchlorid-6-Wasser (IS)
  • Magnesii chloridum hexahydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Magnesium Chloride (PH: USP 38)
  • Magnesium Chloride Hexahydrate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Magnesium chloride hexahydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Magnesiumchlorid-Hexahydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Agra Calcium Magnesium (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium (veterinary use))
    Vee-Service, Netherlands
  • Calci Tad (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    aniMedica, Netherlands
  • Calcilift - Bolus (Magnesium Chloride and Magnesium Oxide, + Calcium Formate (veterinary use))
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Calcimag (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Kela, Norway
  • Calcitat (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium mixture of several salts (veterinary use))
    Ogris-Pharma, Austria
  • Calcitat forte (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium mixture of several salts (veterinary use))
    Ogris-Pharma, Austria
  • Calcium gluconicum 38% Jacoby (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Jacoby GM Pharma, Austria
  • Calcium Magnesium Gel (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium chloride (veterinary use))
    Dutch Farm Veterinary, Netherlands
  • Calcium Magnesium Infuus (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Kombivet, Netherlands
  • Calcium Magnesium Oplossing (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium gluconate (veterinary use))
    V.T.P., Netherlands
  • Calcium Magnesium Tonicum (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Acetate (veterinary use))
    Dopharma Veterinaire Farmaca, Netherlands
  • Calciuminfusion Forte (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate, + Boric Acid (veterinary use))
    WDT, Germany
  • Calciummagnesium-Ject (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Borogluconate (veterinary use))
    Dopharma Veterinaire Farmaca, Netherlands
  • Calform (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Formate (veterinary use))
    Bayer, Germany
  • Cal-Jet (Magnesium Chloride and Calcitriol, + Calium Chloride (veterinary use))
    AHD, New Zealand
  • CALMAG-Gel (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Aesculaap, Netherlands
  • Calol (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Provet, Switzerland
  • Ca-Mg Oraal (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Eurovet Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Chloromag
    Merit, United States
  • Cloruro de Magnesio Euromed
    Laboratorios Euromed Chile, Chile
  • Cloruro de Magnesio Reccius
    Laboratorios Reccius, Chile
  • Close-Up Hy-D (Magnesium Chloride and Calcifediol, + Calcium Sulfate (veterinary use))
    Vitec, New Zealand
  • Copper Plus AD (Magnesium Chloride and Sodium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Dopharma, Germany
  • DBL Magnesium Chloride
    Hospira, New Zealand
  • Glucalmag (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Borogluconate (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Granions de Magnésium
    EA Pharma, France; EA Pharma, Monaco; Granions, Monaco
  • Hipracal (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Laboratorios Hipra, Poland
  • Hipracal-FM (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Biofarm, Finland
  • Jia You (Magnesium Chloride and Adenosine)
    Yabao Guangtai Pharmaceutical, China
  • Magneclo Sterop
    Sterop, Belgium
  • Magnesio 200 (Magnesium Chloride and Ascorbic Acid)
    Laboratorios Reccius, Chile
  • Parpumag (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Eurovet Animal Health, Belgium
  • Rumag (Magnesium Chloride and Monensin (veterinary use))
    Agri-Feeds, New Zealand
  • Slow Mag
    Merck, South Africa
  • Slow-Mag
    Ethifarm, Poland; Merck, South Africa
  • Ultimag (Magnesium Chloride and Zinc Oxide)
    Bio Medicines, New Zealand; Mirren, South Africa
  • Amos Calcium-Magnesium Drank (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium (veterinary use))
    Kommer, Netherlands
  • Calciject LV (Magnesium Chloride and Boric Acid, + Calcium (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland
  • Calcilift Forte (Magnesium Chloride and Boric Acid, + Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Albrecht, Germany
  • Calcitat (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium mixture of several salts (veterinary use))
    aniMedica, Netherlands
  • Calcium Magnesium Oplossing (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium mixture of several salts (veterinary use))
    Feed Farm, Netherlands
  • Calciveyxol (Magnesium Chloride and Boric Acid, + Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Veyx, Germany
  • Cal-Mag 38% plus 6% (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate, + Boric Acid (veterinary use))
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Calmasel (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Selecta, Germany
  • C-B-Gluconat (Magnesium Chloride and Boric Acid, + Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Albrecht, Germany; CPPharma, Germany
  • C-B-Gluconat 24% plus 6% (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate, + Boric Acid (veterinary use))
    Alvetra, Germany
  • C-B-Gluconat 38% plus 6% (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate, + Boric Acid (veterinary use))
    Alvetra, Germany; Selecta, Germany; Serumber, Germany; Vetochas, Germany
  • Chlor-Mag-Kalz-Lösung (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    WDT, Germany
  • Chlorure de Magnésium Lavoisier 10%
    CDM Lavoisier, France
  • Emulsi-Cal (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Hipracal-FM (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Gluconate (veterinary use))
    Nordvacc, Sweden
  • Kovel (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Magnésio Calcique (Magnesium Chloride and Glucose, + Calcium Borogluconate (veterinary use))
    Coophavet, France
  • Magnésium Chlorure Renaudin 10%
    Renaudin, France
  • Magnesiumchlorid 0.5 molar B. Braun
    B. Braun Medical, Switzerland
  • Parevert (Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride (veterinary use))
    Serumber, Germany
  • Slow-Mag
    Purdue, United States
  • Slow-Mag B6 (Magnesium Chloride and Pyridoxine)
    Ethifarm, Poland
  • Wonder Mag Chloride (veterinary use)
    Aakland Chemicals, New Zealand

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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