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Chemical Clodronic Acid

Name Clodronic Acid
CAS Type 1 Name Phosphonic acid, (dichloromethylene)bis-
Equivalent Terms Acid, Clodronic | Acid, Dichloromethanediphosphonic | Biphosphonate, Dichloromethylene | Bonefos | Cl2MDP | Clodronate | Clodronate Disodium | Clodronate Sodium | Dichloromethanediphosphonate | Dichloromethane Diphosphonate | Dichloromethanediphosphonic Acid | Dichloromethylene Biphosphonate | Dichloromethylenebisphosphonate | Dichloromethylene Diphosphonate | Diphosphonate, Dichloromethane | Diphosphonate, Dichloromethylene | Disodium, Clodronate | Sodium, Clodronate
CAS Registry Number 10596-23-3
Definition A diphosphonate which affects calcium metabolism. It inhibits bone resorption and soft tissue calcification.
Structure Clodronic Acid
Curator Note For additional curated data about phosphorus, please also see Phosphorus and its chemical descendants.
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MeSH® ID D004002
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Organophosphorus Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Organophosphonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Diphosphonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Clodronic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Clodronic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  difluoromethylene diphosphonate
  difluoromethylenesulfonic acid
  pentoxifylline-tocopherol-clodronate