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Chemical Carbocysteine

Name Carbocysteine
CAS Type 1 Name Cysteine, S-(carboxymethyl)-
Equivalent Terms 3-(Carboxymethylthio)alanine | Carbocysteine, L Isomer | Carbocysteine, L-Isomer | L-Isomer Carbocysteine | Mucodine | Mucodyne | Mukodin | Rhinathiol | S Carboxymethylcysteine | S-Carboxymethylcysteine | S-(Carboxymethyl)-L-cysteine | Thiodril
CAS Registry Number 2387-59-9
Definition A compound formed when iodoacetic acid reacts with sulfhydryl groups in proteins. It has been used as an anti-infective nasal spray with mucolytic and expectorant action.
Structure Carbocysteine
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MeSH® ID D002233
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amino Acids, Sulfur Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Cysteine Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carbocysteine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Carbocysteine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  carbocysteine-lysine
  carbocysteine sulfoxide
  carboxymethyl selenocysteine
  N-acetyl-S-(2-carboxymethyl)cysteine
  S-(1-carboxyethyl)cysteine
  S-(1-carboxypropyl)cysteine
  S-(2-carboxyethyl)cysteine
  S-carboxymethyl-homocysteine
  S-carboxymethylthiocysteine