Aspartic acid

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
Amino acids
B Blood and blood forming organs → B05 Blood substitutes and perfusion solutions → B05X I.V. solution additives
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Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Chemical formula: C₄H₇NO₄
Molecular mass: 133.103 g/mol

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 56-84-8
CAS Substance: 6899-03-2
DrugBank Drug: DB00128
KEGG Drug: D00013
PubChem Compound: 5960
RxNorm Ingredient: 1169
SNOMED-CT Concept: 44970006
Aspartic acid (substance)
UNII Identifier: 30KYC7MIAI


Aspartic acid is an active ingredient of these brands:

United States (US)

Austria (AT)

Brazil (BR)

Canada (CA)

Cyprus (CY)

  • (combination) OLIMEL
  • (combination) VAMIN as L-Aspartic

Ecuador (EC)

Estonia (EE)

Finland (FI)

France (FR)

Hong Kong (HK)

Ireland (IE)

Japan (JP)

  • (combination) MIOPIN as Potassium L-Aspartate

Lithuania (LT)

Malta (MT)

New Zealand (NZ)

Poland (PL)

Romania (RO)

Singapore (SG)

South Africa (ZA)

Spain (ES)

Tunisia (TN)

Turkey (TR)

United Kingdom (UK)

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