Calcium Hopantenate

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Calcium Hopantenate Chemical formula
Synonyms: Calcii Hopantenas; Calcium Homopantothenate; Hopanténate de Calcium; Hopantenato cálcico. Calcium droxy-3,3-dimethylbutyramido)butyrate hemihydrate.
Cyrillic synonym: Кальций Гопантенат.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: Ca(C10H18NO5)2, H2O = 513.6.
CAS — 18679-90-8 (hopantenic acid); 17097-76-6 (anhydrous calcium hopantenate); 1990-07-4 (calcium hopantenate hemihydrate).

💊 Profile

Calcium hopantenate is a homologue of pantothenic acid and has been tried in the treatment of various behavioural and extrapyramidal disorders. Its use is limited by severe metabolic adverse effects and fatalities have been reported.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Rus.: Pantocalcin (Пантокальцин); Pantogam (Пантогам); Pantohamum (Пантогам)†.
Published February 01, 2019.