Ammonium chloride

Chemical formula: ClH₄N  Molecular mass: 53.491 g/mol  PubChem compound: 25517

Active ingredient description

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code Group title Classification
B05XA04 Ammonium chloride B Blood and blood forming organs → B05 Blood substitutes and perfusion solutions → B05X I.V. solution additives → B05XA Electrolyte solutions
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G04BA01 Ammonium chloride G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G04 Urologicals → G04B Other urologicals, incl. antispasmodics → G04BA Acidifiers
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Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 12125-02-9
DrugBank Drug: DB06767
KEGG Drug: D01139
PubChem Compound: 25517
RxNorm Ingredient: 712
SNOMED-CT Concept: 51366003
Ammonium chloride (substance)
UNII Identifier: 01Q9PC255D


Ammonium chloride is an active ingredient of these brands:

Brazil (BR)

Canada (CA)

Cyprus (CY)

Ecuador (EC)

Hong Kong (HK)

Japan (JP)

Mexico (MX)

Nigeria (NG)

Poland (PL)

Singapore (SG)

South Africa (ZA)

Turkey (TR)

United Kingdom (UK)

Note the following: The list of brand names is continuously updated, and thus does not include the total of products circulating worldwide.

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