Sodium Glycerophosphate

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Glycerofosforečnan sodný; Natrii glycerophosphas; Natrio glicerofosfatas; Natrium Glycerophosphoricum; Nátriumglicerofoszfát; Natriumglycerofosfat; Natriumglyserofosfaatti hydratoitu; Sodium, glycérophosphate de; Sodium Glycerylphosphate.
Chemical formula: C3H7Na2O6P, xH2O = 216.0 (anhydrous).
CAS — 1555-56-2 (anhydrous -sodium glycerophosphate); 819-83-0 ( -sodium glycerophosphate, anhydrous).
ATC — B05XA14.
ATC Vet — QB05XA14.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Chin. and Eur..

Ph. Eur. 6.2

(Sodium Glycerophosphate, Hydrated). A white or almost white, crystalline powder or crystals. Freely soluble in water; practically insoluble in alcohol and in acetate.

💊 Profile

Glycerophosphoric acid and various glycerophosphates have been used in tonics. They were once considered as a suitable means of providing phosphorus. Calcium and magnesium glycerophosphates may be considered as a source of calcium or magnesium.
1. Costello I, et al. Sodium glycerophosphate in the treatment of neonatal hypophosphataemia. Arch Dis Child 1995; 73: F44–5.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Austria: Glycophos; Fin.: Glycophos; Gr.: Glycophos; Hong Kong: Glycophos; Malaysia: Glycophos; Neth.: Glycophos; NZ: Glycophos; Pol.: Glycophos; Port.: Glycophos; Swed.: Glycophos; Switz.: Glycophos; UK: Glycophos. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Antikatarata†; Fr.: Biotone†; Ionyl; Phosphore Medifa; Verrulyse-Methionine; Israel: Babyzim; Ital.: Calciofix; GliceroValerovit; Neuroftal†; Neurol.
Published May 08, 2019.