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Sodium Stibogluconate



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Leishmaniocidal

Chemical Name

D-Gluconic acid, 2,4:2',4'-O-(oxydistibylidyne)bis-, Sb,Sb'-dioxide, trisodium salt, nonahydrate

Foreign Names

  • Natrii stibogluconas (Latin)
  • Natrium stibogluconat (German)
  • Stibogluconate de sodium (French)
  • Estibogluconato sodico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Sodium Stibogluconate (OS: BAN)
  • Stibogluconate sodique (OS: DCF)
  • Natriumstibogluconat-9-Wasser (IS)
  • Solusurmin (IS)
  • Stibogluconat (IS)
  • Natrii stibogluconas (PH: Ph. Int. 7)
  • Sodio stibogluconato (PH: F.U. XII)
  • Sodium Stibogluconate (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Int. 7)

Brand Names

  • Estibogluconato Sodico David
    Albert David, Paraguay
  • Pentostam
    GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Kuwait; GlaxoSmithKline, Slovenia; GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom; GlaxoSmithKline GSK, Oman
  • Stiboson
    Jayson, Bangladesh


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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