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Chemical Etidronic Acid

Name Etidronic Acid
Equivalent Terms 1,1 hydroxyethylenediphosphonate | 1,1-hydroxyethylenediphosphonate | 1 Hydroxyethane 1,1 Diphosphonate | 1-Hydroxyethane-1,1-Diphosphonate | 1-Hydroxyethylene Diphosphonate, Disodium | (1-hydroxyethylene)diphosphonic acid | (1-hydroxyethylene)diphosphonic acid, Tetrapotassium Salt | 1 Hydroxyethylidene 1,1 Bisphosphonate | 1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Bisphosphonate | Dicalcium EHDP | Dicalcium Etidronate | Didronel | Diphosphonate, Disodium 1-Hydroxyethylene | Diphosphonic Acid, Hydroxyethylidene | Disodium 1 Hydroxyethylene Diphosphonate | Disodium 1-Hydroxyethylene Diphosphonate | Disodium Etidronate | EHDP | EHDP, Dicalcium | Ethanehydroxydiphosphonate | Ethanehydroxyphosphate | Etidronate | Etidronate, Dicalcium | Etidronate Disodium | Etidronate, Disodium | Etidronate, Sodium | Etidronate, Tetrapotassium Salt | HEDP | HEDSPA | Hydroxyethanediphosphonate | Hydroxyethylidene Diphosphonic Acid | Phosphonic acid, (1-hydroxyethylidene)bis-, disodium salt | Salt Etidronate, Tetrapotassium | Sodium Etidronate | Tetrapotassium Salt Etidronate | Xidifon | Xidiphon | Xydiphone
CAS Registry Number 2809-21-4
Definition A diphosphonate which affects calcium metabolism. It inhibits ectopic calcification and slows down bone resorption and bone turnover.
Structure Etidronic Acid
Curator Note For additional curated data about phosphorus, please also see Phosphorus and its chemical descendants.
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MeSH® ID D012968
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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 Etidronic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Etidronic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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  NE 58095
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