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Sodium Gualenate



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Anti-inflammatory agent

Chemical Names

5-Isopropyl-3,8-dimetyl-1-azulenesulfonic acid sodium salt

Guaiazulene-3-sulfonic acid, sodium salt

Sodium 5-isopropyl-3,8-dimetyl-1-azulene sulfonate (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Natrii gualenas (Latin)
  • Natrium gualenat (German)
  • GualĂ©nate de sodium (French)
  • Gualenato de sodio (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Azulene sodium sulfonate (IS)
  • Azulene soluble (IS)
  • CCRIS 3781 (IS)
  • Guaiazulene Soluble (IS)
  • Guaiazulene sulfonic acid, sodium (IS)
  • Isopropyl dimethyl azulene sulfonic acid, sodium (IS)
  • Sodium Guaiazulene Sulfonate (IS)
  • UNII-19WSH095WP (IS)

Brand Names


ISInofficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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