- Meglumine antimoniate
Meglumine antimoniate Systematic (IUPAC) name Hydroxy-dioxostiborane; (2R,3R,4R,5S)-6-methylaminohexane-1,2,3,4,5-pentol Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com Pregnancy cat. ? Legal status ? Identifiers CAS number ATC code P01 QP51 PubChem ChemSpider ChEMBL Chemical data Formula Variable Mol. mass Variable SMILES & (what is this?)
Meglumine antimoniate (or meglumine antimonate) is a medicine used for treating leishmaniasis. It is manufactured by Aventis and sold as Glucantime in France, and Glucantim in Italy. It belongs to a group of compounds known as the pentavalent antimonials. It is administered by intramuscular injection.
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