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Zinc Gluconate

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

In the US, Zinc Gluconate (zinc gluconate systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes and is used to treat Dietary Supplementation.

US matches:

Scheme

USP

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A12CB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0004468-02-4

Chemical Formula

C12-H22-O14-Zn

Molecular Weight

455

Therapeutic Category

Mineral supplement

Chemical Names

(T-4)-Bis-(D-gluconato-kappaO¹,kappaO²)zinc

Bis(D-gluconato-O¹,O²) zinc (USP)

Zinc D-gluconate (1:2) (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Zinci gluconas (Latin)
  • Zink-D-gluconat (German)
  • Zinc, (gluconate de) (French)
  • Zinc, gluconato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • D-Gluconsäure, Zinksalz (IS: 2:1)
  • Gluconic acid zinc complex (IS)
  • Zinc Gluconate (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Zinc gluconate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc, (gluconate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinci gluconas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinkgluconat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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