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Magnesium L-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 Category

Mineral supplement

Chemical Names

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

Magnesium (3S)-3-amino-4-hydroxy-4-oxobutanoate

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Magnesium dihydrogen di-L-aspartate (IS)
  • Magnesiumbishydrogenaspartat (IS)
  • Magnesium aminosuccinate dihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesium dihydrogen diaspartate (IS)
  • Magnesium L-hydrogenaspartat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Magnesium L-hydrogenaspartate dihydrate (IS)
  • Magnesiumbis(hydrogenaspartat) dihydrat (IS)
  • Magnesii aspartas dihydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Magnesium Aspartate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Magnesium aspartate dihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Magnesiumaspartat dihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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