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Sodium Amidotrizoate



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Chemical Names

Benzoic acid, 3,5-bis(acetylamino)-2,4,6-triiodo-, monosodium salt (USAN)

Sodium 3,5-diacetamido-2,4,6-triiodobenzoate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Natrii Amidotrizoas (Latin)
  • Natrium amidotrizoat (German)
  • Amidotrizoate de sodium (French)
  • Amidotrizoato de sodio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Amidotrizoato di sodio (OS: DCIT)
  • Sodium Amidotrizoate (OS: BANM)
  • Sodium Diatrizoate (IS)
  • Diatrizoate Sodium (PH: USP 38)
  • Natrii amidotrizoas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Natrium amidotrizoat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium amidotrizoate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium Amidotrizoate (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Urografin (Sodium Amidotrizoate and Meglumine)
    Bayer Healthcare, Myanmar
  • Urovideo
    Bracco, Lithuania


BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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