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Pamidronic Acid

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

M05BA03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0040391-99-9

Chemical Formula

C3-H11-N-O7-P2

Molecular Weight

235

Therapeutic Categories

Bisphosphonate

Bone resorption inhibitor

Treatment of hypercalcemia

Treatment of Paget's disease

Adjunct to antineoplastic therapy

Chemical Name

(3-Amino-1-hydroxypropylidene)diphosphonic acid

Foreign Names

  • Acidum pamidronicum (Latin)
  • Pamidronsäure (German)
  • Acide pamidronique (French)
  • Acido pamidronico (Spanish)

Generic Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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