Synonyms: Cytosine Riboside. 4-Amino-1βD-ribofuranosyl-2-(1H)-pyrimidinone.
Cyrillic synonym: Цитидин.
💊 Chemical information
Chemical formula: C9H13N3O5 = 243.2.
CAS — 65-46-3.
Cytidine is an endogenous cytosine nucleoside involved in many biological processes; it is one of the components of nucleic acids. Cytidine is used in preparations containing other nucleosides in the treatment of corneal damage. It has also been used in preparations for liver disorders, anaemias, and as a tonic. Disodium cytidine phosphate is included in preparations for neuralgia, neuritis, and myopathies and has also been used for peripheral and cerebral vascular disorders; the triphosphate has also been used.
Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Nucleo CMP†; Belg.: Vitacic; Braz.: Nucleo CMP; Chile: Citoneuron; Cz.: Laevadosin†; Ger.: Keltican N; Hung.: Vitacic†; Ital.: Centrum; Mex.: Nucleo CMP; Mon.: Vitacic; Rus.: Vitacic (Витасик)†; Spain: Cefabol; Nucleo CMP.
Published May 08, 2019.