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Chemical Valproic Acid

Name Valproic Acid
CAS Type 1 Name Pentanoic acid, 2-propyl-
Equivalent Terms 2 Propylpentanoic Acid | 2-Propylpentanoic Acid | Calcium Valproate | Convulsofin | Depakene | Depakine | Depakote | Dipropyl Acetate | Divalproex | Divalproex Sodium | Ergenyl | Magnesium Valproate | Propylisopropylacetic Acid | Semisodium Valproate | Sodium Valproate | Valproate | Valproate Calcium | Valproate, Calcium | Valproate Sodium | Valproate, Sodium | Valproic Acid, Sodium Salt (2:1) | Vupral
CAS Registry Number 99-66-1
Definition A fatty acid with anticonvulsant properties used in the treatment of epilepsy. The mechanisms of its therapeutic actions are not well understood. It may act by increasing GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID levels in the brain or by altering the properties of voltage dependent sodium channels.
Structure Valproic Acid
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MeSH® ID D014635
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carboxylic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Acids, Acyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Valerates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pentanoic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Valproic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fatty Acids, Volatile Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Valerates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pentanoic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Valproic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Valproic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1,3-dihexadecanoylamino-2-valproyl-propan-ol
  1,4-butanediol divalproate
  2,4-diene-valproic acid Has associated diseases
  2-fluoro-2-propyl-4-pentenoic acid
  2-n-propyl-3-oxopentanoic acid
  3-aminopentanoic acid
  3-aminovalproic acid
  3-hydroxymethylphenytoin valproic acid ester
  3-hydroxypropylpentanoic acid ethyl ester
  3-keto-valproate
  3-ketovalproic acid ethyl ester
  3-oxovalproyl-CoA
  4-aminovalproic acid
  4-hydroxyvalproate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  5-amino-2-(heptan-4-ylamino)-5-oxopentanoic acid
  5-hydroxyvalproate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  ACS2 compound
  ACS33 compound
  delta(3) valproic acid
  dimethylenexylitol valproate
  dipropylacetamide Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  DP-VPA
  encorat
  Epilim
  glucose valproate
  glyceryl trivalproate
  lysine valproate
  MDC-1112
  N-(2-propylpentanoyl)urea Has associated diseases
  N,N'-bis-(2-propylpentanoyl)-1,2-ethanediamine
  N,N'-bis-(2-propylpentanoyl)-1,3-propanediamine
  pentyl-4-pentynoic acid
  pentyl-4-yn-valproic acid Has associated diseases
  Propylisopropylactic Acid
  S-2-pentyl-4-pentynoic hydroxamic acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  sec-butyl-propylacetamide
  valproate phenacyl ester
  valproic acid ethyl ester
  valproic acid glucuronide Has associated genes
  valproic acid hydroxamate
  valproic acid pivaloyl oxymethyl ester
  valpronic acid
  valproyl-adenylic acid