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Biphenyl dimethyl dicarboxylate

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


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Therapeutic Category

Hepatoprotective agent

Chemical Names

[1,1'-Biphenyl]-4,4'-dicarboxylic acid dimetyl ester

4,4'-Biphenyldicarboxylic acid, dimetyl ester

Dimetyl (1,1'-biphenyl)-4,4'-dicarboxylate

Dimetyl 4,4'-biphenyldicarboxylate

Dimetyl biphenyl-4,4'-dicarboxylate

Foreign Name

  • Biphenyl dimethyl dicarboxylat (German)

Generic Names

  • B.D.D. (IS)
  • EINECS 212-341-4 (IS)
  • HSDB 5754 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Didcartuss
    Daewoong Pharmaceuticals, Vietnam
  • Hepasel
    Beijing Union, Myanmar
  • Knema
    Pacific Pharma, Myanmar
  • Lebicel
    Daewoo, South Korea
  • Nissel
    Pharmaking, South Korea
  • Peaceliva
    Samjin, South Korea
  • UDB [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    Pharmaking, South Korea


ISInofficial Synonym

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