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Substance Name: Aminocaproic acid
RN: 1319-82-0


  • Amino derivatives of caproic acid. Included under this heading are a broad variety of acid forms, salts, esters, and amides that contain the amino caproic acid structure.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H13-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 132.1816
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Aminocaproic acid

MeSH Heading

  • Aminocaproates


  • Acide aminocaproique
  • Acide aminocaproique [INN-French]
  • Acido aminocaproico
  • Acido aminocaproico [INN-Spanish]
  • Acidum aminocaproicum
  • Acidum aminocaproicum [INN-Latin]
  • Aminocaproic acid
  • Aminohexanoic acid

Systematic Name

  • Hexanoic acid, amino-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 1319-82-0

System Generated Number

  • 0001319820

Structure Descriptors