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Clodronsäure, dinatriumsalz

English translation: disodium clodronate

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German term or phrase:Clodronsäure, dinatriumsalz
English translation:disodium clodronate
Entered by: Jonathan MacKerron
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08:45 Dec 23, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
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German term or phrase: Clodronsäure, dinatriumsalz
I know clodronic acid, things get complicated though with "clodronate / disodium clodronate / disodium clodronic acid??
Thanks in advance
Jonathan MacKerron
disodium clodronate
Explanation:
is the standard nomenclature

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Note added at 26 mins (2003-12-23 09:11:52 GMT)
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here is the ref.: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/DrugDatabase/DrugIndexPro/Clod...

the nomenclature for salts of acids is to name the cation first (sodium) prefixed by the number (disodium), this is followed by the anion of the acid (clodronate).
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Gillian Scheibelein
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thanks to all, sorry it took so long to select
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4 +2disodium clodronate
Gillian Scheibelein
4And for a wide range of possibilities....David Moore


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Clodronsäure, dinatriumsalz
disodium clodronate


Explanation:
is the standard nomenclature

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Note added at 26 mins (2003-12-23 09:11:52 GMT)
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here is the ref.: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/DrugDatabase/DrugIndexPro/Clod...

the nomenclature for salts of acids is to name the cation first (sodium) prefixed by the number (disodium), this is followed by the anion of the acid (clodronate).

Gillian Scheibelein
Germany
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thanks to all, sorry it took so long to select

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agree  Herbert2
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agree  Zareh Darakjian Ph.D.: yes, this is the standard nomenclature. clodronate disodium may be a name used by pharmaceutical companies
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Clodronsäure, dinatriumsalz
And for a wide range of possibilities....


Explanation:
SYNONYM(S): Clodronate disodium, clodronic acid, Cl2MDP, dichloromethylene bisphosphonate,
disodium clodronate, sodium clodronate COMMON TRADE NAME(S): Bonefos ...



    www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/DrugDatabase/ DrugIndexPro/Clodronate.htm
David Moore
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