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Substance Name: Butyrylcarnitine
RN: 25576-40-3
InChIKey: QWYFHHGCZUCMBN-SECBINFHSA-N

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C11-H21-N-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 231.29
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Butyrylcarnitine

Synonyms

  • BRN 4138519
  • Butyryl-L-carnitine
  • Butyrylcarnitine
  • L-Carnitine butyryl ester
  • n-Butyryl-L-(-)-carnitin
  • n-Butyryl-L-(-)-carnitin [German]

Systematic Names

  • 1-Propanaminium, 3-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-2-(1-oxobutoxy)-, inner salt, (R)- (9CI)
  • Ammonium, (3-carboxy-2-hydroxypropyl)trimethyl-, hydroxide, inner salt, butyrate, L-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 25576-40-3

System Generated Number

  • 0025576403

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C11H21NO4/c1-5-6-11(15)16-9(7-10(13)14)8-12(2,3)4/h9H,5-8H2,1-4H3/t9-/m1/s1

InChIKey

QWYFHHGCZUCMBN-SECBINFHSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](CC(=O)[O-])OC(CCC)=O)[N+](C)(C)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 12gm/kg (12000mg/kg)   Acta Biologica et Medica Germanica. Vol. 26, Pg. 1237, 1971.