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Sodium Glycerophosphate

In the US, Sodium Glycerophosphate (sodium glycerophosphate systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Tonic agent

Treatment of hyperphosphatemia

Chemical Names

1,2,3-Propanetriol mono(dihydrogen phosphate) disodium salt

Disodium glycerol phosphate

Foreign Names

  • Natrii glycerophosphas (Latin)
  • Natriumglycerophosphat (German)

Generic Names

  • Sodium Glycerophosphate (OS: USAN)
  • Hydrated sodium glycerophosphate (PH: BP 2013, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Natrii glycerophosphas hydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium Glycerophosphate, Hydrated (PH: BP 2016)
  • Sodium glycerophosphate, hydrated (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Glycophos
    Fresenius Kabi, Denmark; Fresenius Kabi, Hong Kong; Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia; Fresenius Kabi, Poland; Fresenius Kabi, Portugal; Fresenius Kabi, Romania; Fresenius Kabi, Sweden; Fresenius Kabi, Thailand; Fresenius Kabi, United States; Kabi Pharmacia, Greece; Sanolabor, Slovenia; Fresenius, Switzerland; Fresenius, Turkey; Fresenius Kabi, New Zealand


OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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