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Magnesium Hydrogen Aspartate

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

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Amino acid

Mineral supplement

Chemical Names

L-aspartic acid, magnesium salt (2:1)

Magnesium (2S)-2-amino-4-hydroxy-4-oxobutanoate (IUPAC)

Foreign Names

  • Magnesii hydrogenaspartas (Latin)
  • Magnesium L-hydrogenaspartat (German)
  • Magnesium, aspartate de (French)
  • Magnesio, aspartato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Magnesium dihydrogen di-L-aspartate (IS)
  • Magnesiumbishydrogenaspartat (IS)
  • EINECS 218-191-6 (IS)
  • Magnesii Hydrogenaspartas dihydricus (IS)
  • Magnesium aminosuccinate dihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesium hydrogenaspartate dihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesium L-hydrogenaspartat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Magnesium-Aspartate Dihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesiumbis(hydrogenaspartat) dihydrat (IS)
  • Mangesium dihydrogen diaspartate (IS)
  • Magnesii aspartas dihydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)
  • Magnesium Aspartate (PH: BP 2010)
  • Magnesium aspartate dihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)
  • Magnesiumaspartat dihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 6)
  • Magnesium L-Hydrogen Aspartate chloride trihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesiumaspartat hydrochlorid trihydrat (IS)
  • Magnesium-L-aspariginat-hydrochlorid-3-Wasser (IS)
  • Magnesium Aspartate (IS)
  • Magnesium Aspartate Tetrayhdrate (IS)
  • Magnesium DL-Hydrogenaspartat Tetrahydrat (IS)
  • Magnesiumbis(hydrogen-DL-aspartat)-4-Wasser (IS: ASK)
  • Magnesiumhydrogenaspartat-Tetrahydrat, racemisches (PH: DAB 2007)

Brand Names


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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