Orotic Acid

(BAN, pINN)
Orotic Acid Chemical formula
Synonyms: Acide Orotique; Ácido orótico; Acidum Oroticum; Animal Galactose Factor; Oroottihappo; Orotsyra; Uracil-6-carboxylic Acid; Vitamin B 13 ; Vitamina B 13 ; Whey Factor. 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydro2,6-dioxopyrimidine-4-carboxylic acid.
Cyrillic synonym: Оротовая Кислота.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C5H4N2O4 = 156.1.

💊 Profile

Orotic acid, an intermediate in the biosynthesis of pyrimidine nucleotides, occurs naturally in the body and is also found in milk. Orotic acid and its calcium, carnitine, choline, lithium, lysine, and potassium salts have been used in liver disorders. Some of these salts, as well as chromium, cyproheptadine, deanol, magnesium, and zinc orotates have been given as tonics or dietary supplements.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Cz.: Magnerot; Zinkorotat-POS; Ger.: magnerot Classic; Magnesorot; Power Orot; Zinkorot; Hung.: Magnerot; Rus.: Magnerot (Магнерот). Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Bil 13; Zimerol; Austral.: Bioglan Bioage Peripheral; Mag-Oro; Magnesium Plus†; Potasi; Austria: Lemazol; Hong Kong: Hepatofalk; Lipochol; Tres Orix Forte; Mex.: Lipovitasi-Or; Philipp.: Godex; Port.: Oraica†; S.Afr.: Hepabionta; Spain: Hepadif; Hepato Fardi†; Tres Orix Forte†; Switz.: Kawaform†; Magnesium Complexe; Vigoran†; Thai.: Lipochol; UK: Sugar Bloc.
Published May 08, 2019.