NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk 0115-1678 Alendronate Sodium
Tablet Oral

RxNorm Crosswalk Information

This drug is included in the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States.

The RxNorm crosswalk for NDC code 0115-1678 indicates multiple RxNorm Concept Unique Identifiers known as RxCUIs associated to the product Alendronate Sodium . The unique RxCUI concepts linked to this product are: 904396, 904405, 904419, 904425 and 904431. RxCUIs are identifiers that group each chemically distinct drug into a single code regardless of manufacturer or package size. Drugs mapped to the same RxCUI are considered the same drug as having the same ingredients, strengths, and dose forms. The RxNorm mapping may include repeated RxCUI concepts with different descriptions and term types.

RxCUI Concept Description Term Type (TTY)
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904396alendronate sodium 35 MG Oral TabletPSN - Prescribable Name
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904396alendronic acid 35 MG Oral TabletSCD - Semantic Clinical Drug
Ingredient + Strength + Dose Form
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904396alendronic acid 35 MG (as alendronate sodium 45.7 MG) Oral TabletSY - Synonym
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904405alendronate sodium 40 MG Oral TabletPSN - Prescribable Name
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904405alendronic acid 40 MG Oral TabletSCD - Semantic Clinical Drug
Ingredient + Strength + Dose Form
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904405alendronic acid 40 MG (as alendronate sodium 52.21 MG) Oral TabletSY - Synonym
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904419alendronate sodium 10 MG Oral TabletPSN - Prescribable Name
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904419alendronic acid 10 MG Oral TabletSCD - Semantic Clinical Drug
Ingredient + Strength + Dose Form
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904419alendronic acid 10 MG (as alendronate sodium 13.1 MG) Oral TabletSY - Synonym
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904425alendronate sodium 5 MG Oral TabletPSN - Prescribable Name
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904425alendronic acid 5 MG Oral TabletSCD - Semantic Clinical Drug
Ingredient + Strength + Dose Form
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904425alendronic acid 5 MG (as alendronate sodium 6.53 MG) Oral TabletSY - Synonym
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904431alendronate sodium 70 MG Oral TabletPSN - Prescribable Name
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904431alendronic acid 70 MG Oral TabletSCD - Semantic Clinical Drug
Ingredient + Strength + Dose Form
Concept ID (RxCUI): 904431alendronic acid 70 MG (as alendronate sodium 91.4 MG) Oral TabletSY - Synonym
Synonym of another TTY, given for clarity.

What is RxNorm?

RxNorm is a system developed and maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM). RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs. RxNorm is also a tool that supports interoperability between different drug terminologies and other naming systems.

The goal of RxNorm is to facilitate the efficient exchange of drug information among the computer systems used by hospitals, pharmacies, clinics and other organizations. To achieve this goal RxNorm provides normalized names and unique identifiers for drugs and medicines.

What is an RXCUI?

An RxCUI is machine readable unique identifier that defines the same common concept. Every name and code provided to the National Library of Medicine receives an RXCUI. Drug products that map to the same RxCUI are considered the same drug while drugs that are distinct will have different RxCUIs.

What is a Term Type (TTY)?

Term Types (TTYs) are used to specify the level of complexity of each RxCUI term.

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