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Sodium Feredetate

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Chemical Names

Ferrate(1-), [[N,N'-1,2-etanediylbis[N-(carboxymetyl)glycinato]](4-)-N,N',O,O',ON,ON']-, sodium, (OC-6-21)

Iron chelate of te monosodium salt of (etylenedinitrilo)tetraacetic acid (WHO)

Iron(III) sodium etylenediaminetetraacetate (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Natrii feredetas (Latin)
  • Natrium feredetat (German)
  • Ferédétate de sodium (French)
  • Feredetato de sodio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ferédétate de sodium (OS: DCF)
  • Sodium Feredetate (OS: BAN)
  • Edathamil monosodium ferric salt (IS)
  • Ferric Sodium Edetate (IS)
  • Monosodium ferric EDTA (IS)
  • Natrium-Eisen(III)-ethylendiamintetraacetat (IS)
  • NSC 5237 (IS)
  • Sequestrene Na Fe iron chelate (IS)
  • Sodium Ironedetate (IS)
  • UNII-403J23EMFA (IS)
  • Sodium Feredetate (PH: BP 2016)

Brand Names


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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