Gamolenic Acid

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D11AX02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000506-26-3

Chemical Formula

C18-H30-O2

Molecular Weight

278

Therapeutic Category

Dermatological agent

Chemical Name

(Z,Z,Z)-Octadeca-6,9,12-trienoic acid

Foreign Names

  • Acidum gamolenicum (Latin)
  • Gamolensäure (German)
  • Acide gamolénique (French)
  • Acido gamolenico (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Eve
    Biofarma, Venezuela
  • GLA-M (Gamolenic Acid and Mecobalamin)
    Dr. Reddy's, India

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