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Systematic (IUPAC) name
aluminum 2-acetyloxybenzoate hydroxide
Clinical data
AHFS/ International Drug Names
CAS Number 9014-67-9
ATC code B01AC15 (WHO) N02BA02 (WHO)
PubChem CID 3032790
ChemSpider 2297682 YesY
KEGG D07421 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C18H15AlO9
Molar mass 402.288 g/mol

Aloxiprin (or aluminium acetylsalicylate) is a medical drug used for the treatment of pain and inflammation associated with muscular skeletal and joint disorders.[1] It is used for its properties as an anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic drug.[1] It is a chemical compound of aluminium hydroxide and aspirin.[2][3]

Alternative names and combinations[edit]

  • Palaprin Forte.[4]
  • Askit- A powder combination of aspirin, aloxiprin and caffeine.[5]


  • People with allergies to salicylates.
  • People with gastrointestinal ulcers.
  • People with liver or kidney damage.
  • Pregnant women in the 3rd trimester.
  • Women who are breastfeeding.
  • Use with other salicylates.
  • Use with NSAIDs.


  1. ^ a b MIMS. "Aloxiprin". MIMS. Retrieved 16 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Encarta. "Aloxiprin". Encarta. Retrieved 16 April 2011. 
  3. ^ CUMMINGS AJ, MARTIN BK, WIGGINS LF (1963). "In vitro and in vivo properties of aloxiprin: a new aluminium derivative of acetylsalicylic acid". J. Pharm. Pharmacol. 15: 56–62. PMID 14024235. 
  4. ^ Geller J (1968). "A comparative trial of aloxiprin ('Palaprin Forte') and phenylbutazone ('Butazolidin')". The British journal of clinical practice. 22 (9): 392–4. PMID 4876729. 
  5. ^ Net Doctor UK. "Askit Powders". Treatments for joint, muscle and bone conditions. Retrieved 16 April 2011. 

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