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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:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Mineral supplement

Chemical Names


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


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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