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Substance Name: Alendronate sodium [USAN:USP]
RN: 121268-17-5
UNII: 2UY4M2U3RA
InChIKey: DCSBSVSZJRSITC-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Note

  • A nonhormonal medication for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis in women. This drug builds healthy bone, restoring some of the bone loss as a result of osteoporosis.

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H13-N-O7-P2.3H2-O.Na

Molecular Weight

  • 325.1212
 

Classification Codes

  • Bone Resorption Inhibitor
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Human Data
  • Reproductive Effect

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Alendronate sodium [USAN:USP]

Synonyms

  • Adronat
  • Alendronate
  • Alendronate sodium
  • Alendronate sodium hydrate
  • Alendros
  • Aminohydroxybutylidene biphosphonate monosodium salt trihydrate
  • Dronal
  • Elandor
  • Fosalan
  • Fosamax
  • G-704,650
  • MK-217
  • Monosodium (4-amino-1-hydroxybutylidene)bisphosphonate trihydrate
  • Sodium alendronate hydrate
  • Sodium trihydrogen (4-amino-1-hydroxybutylidene)diphosphonate, trihydrate
  • UNII-2UY4M2U3RA

Systematic Name

  • Phosphonic acid, (4-amino-1-hydroxybutylidene)bis-, monosodium salt, trihydrate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 121268-17-5

FDA UNII

  • 2UY4M2U3RA

Related Registry Number

  • 66376-36-1 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0121268175

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H13-N-O7-P2.3H2-O.Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C4-H13-N-O7-P2
  • COMPONENT
  • H2-O
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H13NO7P2.Na.3H2O/c5-3-1-2-4(6,13(7,8)9)14(10,11)12;;;;/h6H,1-3,5H2,(H2,7,8,9)(H2,10,11,12);;3*1H2/q;+1;;;/p-1

InChIKey

DCSBSVSZJRSITC-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

C(CC(O)(P(=O)(O)O)P(=O)(O)[O-])CN.O.O.O.[Na+]