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Magnesium Orotate

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Mineral supplement

Chemical Name

magnesium 2,6-dioxo-3H-pyrimidine-4-carboxylate (IUPAC)

Foreign Names

  • Magnesiumorotat (German)
  • Magnésium orotate (French)
  • Orotato de magnesio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Orotic acid, magnesium salt (IS)
  • Orotsäure, Magnesiumsalz (IS)
  • Hippocras (IS)
  • Magnesiumorotat-2-Wasser (IS)
  • Orotsäure, Magnesiumsalz-2-Wasser (IS)

Brand Names

  • Magnerot
    Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Burgerstein Magnesiumorotat
    Antistress, Switzerland
  • Magnerot
    Mauermann, Bulgaria; Mauermann-Arzneimittel, Georgia; Wörwag, Slovakia; Worwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Hungary; Wörwag Pharma, Lithuania; Wörwag Pharma, Romania; Wörwag Pharma, Russian Federation
  • magnerot
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • magnerot CLASSIC N
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • Magnesorot
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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