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Choline Hydrogentartrate

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Dietary supplement

Treatment of liver disorders

Chemical Name

2-Hydroxyethanaminium,-N,N,N-trimethyl-, [R-(R*,R*)]-2,3-dihydroxybutanedioate (1:1)

Foreign Names

  • Cholini hydrogenotartras (Latin)
  • Cholin hydrogentartrat (German)
  • Choline bitartrate (French)
  • Hidrogenotartrato de colina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Choline Bitartrate (IS)
  • Cholini bitartras (IS)
  • Cholinii tartras (IS)
  • Cholinum bitartaricum (IS)
  • Tartrate acide de choline (IS)
  • UNII-6K2W7T9V6Y (IS)
  • Choline Bitartrate (PH: USP 38)

Brand Name

  • Jiesilin (Choline Hydrogentartrate and Piracetam)
    Minsheng, China


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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