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Substance Name: Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride [USAN]
RN: 5451-09-2
UNII: V35KBM8JGR
InChIKey: ZLHFONARZHCSET-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A compound produced from succinyl-CoA and GLYCINE as an intermediate in heme synthesis. It is used as a PHOTOCHEMOTHERAPY for actinic KERATOSIS.

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H9-N-O3.Cl-H

Molecular Weight

  • 167.591
 

Classification Codes

  • Antineoplastic
  • Dermatologic Agents
  • Mutation Data
  • Photosensitizing Agents
  • Radiation-Sensitizing Agents

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
  • Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride [USAN]

Synonyms

  • 5-Aminolevulinate hydrochloride
  • 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
  • Ameluz
  • Aminolevulinic acid HCl
  • Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
  • delta-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
  • EINECS 226-679-5
  • Gleolan
  • Levulan
  • Levulan Kerastick
  • NSC 18509
  • UNII-V35KBM8JGR

Systematic Names

  • 5-Amino-3-oxopentanoic acid (hydrochloride)
  • Levulinic acid, 5-amino-, hydrochloride (8CI)
  • Pentanoic acid, 5-amino-4-oxo-, hydrochloride

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 5451-09-2

FDA UNII

  • V35KBM8JGR

System Generated Number

  • 0005451092

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H9-N-O3.Cl-H

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C5-H9-N-O3
  • Cl-H
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H9NO3.ClH/c6-3-4(7)1-2-5(8)9;/h1-3,6H2,(H,8,9);1H

InChIKey

ZLHFONARZHCSET-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(CC(=O)O)C(=O)CN.Cl