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Zinc Sulfate

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

In the US, Zinc Sulfate (zinc sulfate systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes and is used to treat Dietary Supplementation and Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency.

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Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Dermatological agent

Astringent agent

Mineral supplement

Chemical Name

Sulfuric acid, zinc salt (1:1)

Foreign Names

  • Zinci sulfas (Latin)
  • Zinksulfat (German)
  • Zinc (sulphate de) (French)
  • Zinc, sulfato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Sulfate de zinc ordinarie (IS)
  • UNII-89DS0H96TB (IS)
  • Zinc sulfate, anhydrous (IS)
  • Zincum sulfuricum (IS)
  • Zinc Sulfate (PH: USP 38)
  • Zinc Sulfate Hydrate (OS: JAN)
  • White vitriol (IS)
  • Zinc vitriol (IS)
  • Zinksulfat-7-Wasser (IS)
  • Zinc Sulfate (PH: USP 38)
  • Zinc sulfate heptahydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc Sulfate Heptahydrate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Zinc Sulfate Hydrate (PH: JP XVI)
  • Zinci sulfas heptahydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc sulfate hexahydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc Sulfate Hexahydrate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Zinci sulfas hexahydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc Sulfate (PH: USP 38)
  • Zinc sulfate monohydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Zinci sulfas monohydricus (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Aftagel (Zinc Sulfate and Lidocaine)
    Cooper, France
  • Apifrin-Z (Zinc Sulfate and Phenylephrine)
    Amman Pharmaceutical, Oman
  • Betzee (Zinc Sulfate and Betamethasone)
    Apex, India
  • Bio T Zinc (Zinc Sulfate and Biotin)
    Indunidas, Ecuador
  • Bioglan Kids Smart Vita Vitamin C + Zinc (Zinc Sulfate and Ascorbic Acid)
    Wilson, New Zealand
  • Biozinc
    Vem Ilaç, Turkey
  • Calthrox (Zinc Sulfate and Erythromycin)
    Cadila, India
  • Cincol (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Polfa Warszawa, Poland
  • Cinko sulfato EP
    Endokrininiai preparatai, Lithuania
  • Cinkol (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Warsaw Pharmaceutical Works, Georgia
  • Clear Eyes-A (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Aspen, New Zealand
  • Dalidome (Zinc Sulfate and Copper, + Camphor)
    Serral, Mexico
  • Efadermin (Zinc Sulfate and Lithium)
    Louis Widmer, Germany
  • Efalith (Zinc Sulfate and Lithium)
    Widmer, Belgium; Widmer, Switzerland
  • Egozinc-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Hemkortin-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortison)
    Polmex, Poland
  • Ilefrin (Zinc Sulfate and Phenylephrine)
    Global Multi Pharmalab, Indonesia
  • Immuzinc
    Medlink, Philippines
  • Inate
    Ibn Sina, Bangladesh
  • Interzinc
    Interbat, Indonesia
  • Isotic Frizin (Zinc Sulfate and Phenylephrine)
    Pratapa Nirmala/Fahrenheit, Indonesia
  • Lerin (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Allergan, Ecuador
  • Lipactin (Zinc Sulfate and Heparin)
    sanofi-aventis, Canada
  • Lozee (Zinc Sulfate and Clobetasone)
    Apex, India
  • Maxibell Colírio (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Latinofarma, Brazil
  • Mazic
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Mazic-DS
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Mazic-JR
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Medizinc
    Casel, Turkey
  • Micro Zn
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Mirabel (Zinc Sulfate and Tetryzoline)
    Allergan, Brazil
  • Nazene Z (Zinc Sulfate and Oxymetazoline)
    Al Pharm, South Africa
  • Nazin (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh; Aristopharma, Hong Kong
  • Nid
    Opsonin, Bangladesh
  • Nutri-Zinc
    Nutrifarma, Turkey
  • Oculosan (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Al Pharm, South Africa; Ciba Vision, Bangladesh; Lab Thea, Hong Kong; Laboratoires Thea, Greece; Laboratoires Thea, Poland; Novartis, Ecuador; Novartis, Lebanon
  • Oftalmil (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Bruschettini, Italy
  • Oral-Z
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Oralzin
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh; Aristopharma, Vietnam
  • Orazinc
    Navana, Bangladesh
  • Pep
    Orion, Bangladesh
  • Ramet Dalibour Acide (Zinc Sulfate and Copper Sulphate)
    Tradiphar, France
  • Solvezink
    BioPhausia, Norway; BioPhausia, Sweden
  • Sulfato de Zinc Biosano
    Laboratorios Biosano, Chile
  • Sulfozinc Cid
    Cid, Egypt
  • Sulpho-Lac (Zinc Sulfate and Sulfur)
    Doak Dermatologics, United States
  • Sulzinc
    Humax Pharmaceutical, Colombia
  • Visine A.C. (Zinc Sulfate and Tetryzoline)
    Janssen-Cilag, Israel; Johnson & Johnson, United States; Pfizer, Lithuania
  • Visine AC (Zinc Sulfate and Tetryzoline)
    Johnson & Johnson, Egypt; Pfizer, Egypt
  • Visine Allergy (Zinc Sulfate and Tetryzoline)
    Johnson & Johnson, Canada
  • Visurex (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Aristopharma, Hong Kong
  • Xinc
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Zeal
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Zedex
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Zico
    General Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Ziflu
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Zinc Origin Al Esraa
    Al Esraa, Egypt
  • Zinc Sulfate
    American Regent, United States
  • Zincaps
    Aspen, New Zealand; Aspen Pharmacare, Hong Kong
  • Zincate
    Paddock, United States; ST Pharma, Thailand
  • Zincfrin (Zinc Sulfate and Phenylephrine)
    Alcon, Egypt; Alcon, New Zealand
  • Zinco
    Berko, Turkey
  • Zinco-220
    Berko, Turkey
  • Zincobest
    Drogsan, Turkey
  • Zincobest pediatrik (pediatric)
    Drogsan, Turkey
  • Zinco-C (Zinc Sulfate and Ascorbic Acid)
    Berko, Turkey
  • Zincoday
    Mentis, Turkey
  • Zincoderm (Zinc Sulfate and Clobetasol)
    Apex, India
  • Zincol
    Sam-On, Israel
  • Zincolok (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Allergan, Brazil
  • Zincometil (Zinc Sulfate and Benzalkonium)
    Thea Farma, Italy
  • Zincomycin (Zinc Sulfate and Gentamicin)
    Kahira, Egypt
  • Zincoplex
    Talu, Turkey
  • Zincopto (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Armoxindo, Indonesia
  • Zincoral
    Ziska, Bangladesh
  • Zincover pediatrik (pediatric)
    Akin, Turkey
  • Zinc-Sandoz
    Sandoz, Turkey
  • Zincteral
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Zinfort
    DG Farma, Turkey
  • Zinga
    Bio-Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Zinksulfat SAD
    SAD, Denmark
  • Zinvital
    Adeka, Turkey
  • Zioral
    FDC, India
  • Zipol
    Apex, Bangladesh
  • Zipol-DT
    Apex, Bangladesh
  • Zis DS
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Zixol
    Unimed & Unihealth, Bangladesh
  • Zn-Diar
    Hexpharm Jaya, Indonesia
  • Altazinc
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Golden Hoof (veterinary use)
    Shep Fair, United Kingdom
  • Hima (Zinc Sulfate and Zinc Oxide)
    Mundipharma, Switzerland
  • Lipactin (Zinc Sulfate and Heparin)
    Louis Widmer, Austria; Louis Widmer, Germany; Widmer, Belgium; Widmer, Switzerland; Widmer, Finland
  • Num-Zit
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Ophthaguttal Agepha (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Anstalt zur gewerblichen Prod. von Heilmitteln und Arzneiwaren AGEPHA, Austria
  • Sulfato de Zinc Sanderson
    Laboratorio Sanderson, Chile
  • Virudermin
    Iromedica, Switzerland; Robugen, Germany
  • Zabysept (Zinc Sulfate and Naphazoline)
    Rafarm, Greece
  • Zanic
    Nicholas Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Zinco Solfato IDI
    Polifarma Benessere, Italy
  • Zincoped 100% w/w (veterinary use)
    Battle, Hayward & Bower Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Zinkit
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • Zirea
    Actavis, Indonesia
  • Zn-Fusin
    Pisa, Mexico
  • Golden Hoof Plus (veterinary use)
    Shep Fair, United Kingdom
  • Anodan-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Odan, Canada
  • Anugesic-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Pramocaine, + Hydrocortisone)
    McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Canada
  • Anusol
    McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Canada
  • Anusol Plus (Zinc Sulfate and Pramocaine)
    McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Canada
  • Anusol-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Canada
  • Ascazin
    Apex, India
  • Baby Zinc
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Biolectra Zink
    Hermes, Germany
  • Bomvi-Zinc (pediatric)
    Diamond Lab, Philippines
  • Dispazinc
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Esp (Zinc Sulfate and Folic Acid)
    Orion, Bangladesh
  • E-Zinc
    United Lab, Philippines
  • Ezy Xinc
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Fesofor-Z (Zinc Sulfate and Ferrous Sulfate)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Grow
    Edruc, Bangladesh
  • Lypsyl Cold Sore (Zinc Sulfate and Cetrimide, + Lidocaine)
    Alliance Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • L-Zinc
    Lapi Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Neoglycerol (Zinc Sulfate and Iodine)
    Neo Dental Chemical, Japan
  • Orezinc
    Novell Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • ratio-Hemcort-HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Relief Ultra (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Bayer HealthCare, Russian Federation
  • Rivasol
    Laboratoire Riva, Canada
  • Rivasol HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Laboratoire Riva, Canada
  • Sandoz Anuzinc
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Sandoz Anuzinc HC (Zinc Sulfate and Hydrocortisone)
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Sandoz Anuzinc HC Plus (Zinc Sulfate and Pramocaine, + Hydrocortisone)
    Sandoz, Canada
  • SMC Zinc
    Social Marketing Company, Bangladesh
  • Solvazinc
    Galen, United Kingdom; IFET, Greece
  • Solvazine
    Galen, United Kingdom
  • Square Zinc
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Sulpat
    Navana Pharmaceuticals, Vietnam
  • Syrup Zinc
    Asiatic Lab, Bangladesh
  • Xinc DS
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Z-DT
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Zedex DS
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Zesup
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Zesup Forte
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Zidiar
    Tempo Scan Pacific, Indonesia
  • Zifolet (Zinc Sulfate and Folic Acid)
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Zincare
    Kalbe, Indonesia
  • Zinc-O Licol
    Licol, Colombia
  • Zincpro
    Combiphar, Indonesia
  • Zink beta
    Betapharm, Germany
    Hexal, Germany
  • Zinkbrause Verla
    Verla, Germany
  • Zink-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Zinon
    Medicon, Bangladesh
  • Zinsul
    Doctor's Chemical Works, Bangladesh
  • Ziped
    Novamed, Colombia
  • Ziqui
    Monico, Bangladesh
  • Zircum Kid (pediatric)
    Meprofarm, Indonesia
  • Znkid
    Delta, Bangladesh


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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