hexanoic acid

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Synonyms for hexanoic acid

a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats or made synthetically

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In February 2011, the FDA-approved formulation of 17P (Makena[R], hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection (AMAG Pharmaceuticals), available for the prevention of PTB in women with singleton pregnancies who had previously delivered preterm.
In 2012 there were crop reduction-related increases in 1-hexanol, ethyl caprylate, ethyl caproate, 2-phenethyl acetate, isoamyl acetate, ethyl acetate and benzaldehyde, while reductions also occurred in diethyl acetal and diethyl succinate.
Lipase activity was tested against various synthetic substrates consisting of fatty-acyl esters of p-nitrophenyl such as acetate (C2), butyrate (C4), caproate (C6), caprate (C10), palmitate (C16) and stearate (C18).
Acetate, propionate, butyrate, BCVFA, valerate, caproate, acetate/propionate ratio and ammonia N were not affected (p > 0.
Randomised controlled trial showed significantly reduced risk of preterm delivery at gestational age less than 37 weeks in a group treated with 17 OHP caproate then with placebo, i.
1997a) show maximum activity towards p-NP butyrate, good activity towards p-NP caproate (C6 acyl group) and p-NP caprylate (C8 acyl group) and poor activity towards p-NP esters composed of long carbon chain fatty acids (C12 - C18).
Louis-based KV Pharmaceutical, is the only version of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate, or "17P," FDA-approved to treat women at high risk of premature delivery.
Among the products recalled by NECC is hydroxyprogesterone caproate, or I7P, which is a compounded version of Makena.
An uprising over this price gouging forced the FDA to back down and state it "does not intend to take enforcement action against pharmacies that compound hydroxyprogesterone caproate.
She had had two abortions during the last two years and was receiving hydroxyprogesterone caproate treatment.
All participants received weekly intramuscular 17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (250 mg).
Lipase activity was measured using 4-[rho]-nitrophenol caproate (4NPC) (SigmaN-0502) as the substrate.
Two double-blind, placebo-controlled studies assessed the use of 17 [alpha]-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in preventing premature labor in high-risk populations.
The drug, 17-alpha-hydroxy-progesterone caproate (17P), is a natural metabolic product of the female hormone progesterone.