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Potassium Sodium Hydrogen Citrate (International)

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Chemical Name

Hexapota╬▓ium hexasodium pentacitrate hydrate complex

Foreign Name

  • Hexakalium-hexanatrium-trihydrogen-pentacitrat (German)

Generic Names

  • Hexakalium hexanatrium trihydrogen pentacitrat (IS)
  • Kalium natrium hydrogencitrat (6:6:3:5) (IS)

Brand Names

  • Apocit 2,4g
    Apogepha Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Blanel
    Dr. R. Pfleger Chemische Fabrik, Germany
  • Pinaloc
    Nagase Medicals, Japan
  • Renapur
    Meda, Sweden
  • Uralyt U
    LENIS, Slovenia; Madaus, Austria; Madaus, Bulgaria; Madaus, Egypt; Madaus, Georgia; Madaus GmbH, China; Madaus GmbH, Oman; Meda Pharma, Belgium; Meda Pharma, Germany; Nycomed, South Africa
  • Uralyt-U
    Madaus, Israel; Madaus, Kuwait; Madaus, Thailand; Meda, Luxembourg; Meda, Romania; Neo-Farmacêutica, Portugal; Rottapharm, Italy


ISInofficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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