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Acipimox is a niacin derivative used as a lipid-lowering agent. It reduces triglyceride levels and increases HDL cholesterol. It may have less marked adverse effects than niacin, although it is unclear whether the recommended dose is as effective as standard doses of niacin.   Wikipedia

  • SMILES: Cc1cnc(c[n+]1[O-])C(=O)O
  • Mol. Mass: 154.12
  • ALogP: -0.28
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
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  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Missing data
  • Delivery Methods: Missing data
  • Pro Drug: No
5-methylpyrazine-2-carboxylic acid 4-oxide | 5-methylpyrazinecarboxylic acid 4-oxide | acipimox | methylpyrazinecarboxylic acid 4-oxide | nedios | olbemox | olbetam


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