Niacinamide D009536

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Description

An important compound functioning as a component of the coenzyme NAD. Its primary significance is in the prevention and/or cure of blacktongue and PELLAGRA. Most animals cannot manufacture this compound in amounts sufficient to prevent nutritional deficiency and it therefore must be supplemented through dietary intake.   MeSH

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6-Aminonicotinamide
 

Nicorandil
1 experimental drug

Nikethamide
 

Sorafenib
1 approved drug


Phase 3 Indicated Drugs (1)

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