Uridine

(USAN)
Uridine Chemical formula
Synonyms: Uracil Riboside; Uridina; Urydyna. 1βD-Ribofuranosyluracil; 1β
Cyrillic synonym: Уридин.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C9H12N2O6 = 244.2.
CAS — 58-96-8.

💊 Profile

Uridine is an endogenous uracil nucleoside involved in many biological processes; it is one of the components of nucleic acids. Uridine is used in preparations containing other nucleosides in the treatment of corneal damage. It has been included in preparations for peripheral and cerebral vascular disorders and myopathies; it has also been used for liver disorders, anaemias, and as a tonic. Uridine has been tried in patients with hereditary orotic aciduria.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Belg.: Vitacic; Cz.: Laevadosin†; Hung.: Vitacic†; Ital.: Centrum; Mon.: Vitacic; Rus.: Vitacic (Витасик)†.
Published May 08, 2019.