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Chemical Lactic Acid

Name Lactic Acid
Equivalent Terms 2 Hydroxypropanoic Acid | 2-Hydroxypropanoic Acid | 2 Hydroxypropionic Acid | 2-Hydroxypropionic Acid | Ammonium Lactate | D Lactic Acid | D-Lactic Acid | Lactate | Lactate, Ammonium | L Lactic Acid | L-Lactic Acid | Propanoic Acid, 2-Hydroxy-, (2R)- | Propanoic Acid, 2-Hydroxy-, (2S)- | Sarcolactic Acid
CAS Registry Number 50-21-5
Definition A normal intermediate in the fermentation (oxidation, metabolism) of sugar. The concentrated form is used internally to prevent gastrointestinal fermentation. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Structure Lactic Acid
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MeSH® ID D019344
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Lactic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2,2'-bis(2-oxazoline) linked poly(lactic acid)
  2-fluoro-3-hydroxypropionic acid
  acetyl-alanyl-lactate
  alpha-(trifluoromethyl)lactic acid
  betaine, hydrocortisone, lactic acid, urea drug combination
  betaine, lactic acid, urea drug combination
  biolactin
  carbon-polylactic acid polymer
  digeneaside
  Epilyt
  Gelum oral-rd
  hydracrylic acid
  Jessner's solution
  karchauli liquid
  Lac-Hydrin
  lactacyd
  lactic acid, salicylic acid drug combination
  lactic acid, urea drug combination
  Lactic Aciduria due to D-Lactic Acid
  lactophenol cotton blue
  lactophnol cotton blue
  LD disinfectant
  Lurex 3
  methyl D-indole-3-lactate
  New-Fill
  N-lactoylethanolamine
  Panscol Lotion
  poly(lactic acid)
  poly (lactic acid-co-phenylalanine)
  poly(lactic acid)-poly(ethylene glycol)-monomethyl ether
  polylactic acid-polyglycolic acid copolymer Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  poly(lactide-co-ethylphosphate)
  poly(L-cysteine)-block-poly(L-lactide)
  polylevolactic acid
  poly(L-lactic acid-co-adipic anhydride)
  poly(L-lactic acid-co-sebacic anhydride)
  polymer D,L-poly(lactide-co-glycolide acid-glucose)
  variclene