which began in October, investigators identified 11 products that were labeled as containing DMAA or its chemical equivalent
The UK government made the "date rape" drug gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) illegal in 2003, and gamma-Butyrolactone (GBL), a close chemical equivalent
of GHB, in December 2009.
In Brief: A team of University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers has developed a highly efficient, environmentally friendly process that selectively converts gamma-valerolactone, a biomass derivative, into the chemical equivalent
of jet fuel.
Shealy considers DHEA to be the chemical equivalent
A substance found in red wine and touted as the chemical equivalent
of the fountain of youth probably acts more like a well-spring of health--with warning signs.
When there is no generic available for a brand, a physician may prescribe a genetic therapeutic alternative, which is not the exact chemical equivalent
of the brand name drug it may replace, but it treats the medical condition in the same way.