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Descriptor English:   Deoxycholic Acid 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ácido Desoxicólico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ácido Desoxicólico 
Synonyms English:   12beta-Isomer Deoxycholic Acid
3beta-Isomer Deoxycholic Acid
5alpha-Isomer Deoxycholic Acid
Acid, 5alpha-Isomer Deoxycholic
Acid, Choleic
Acid, Deoxycholic
Acid, Desoxycholic
Acid, Dihydroxycholanoic
Acid, Lagodeoxycholic
Choleic Acid
Deoxycholate, Sodium
Deoxycholic Acid, 12beta Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, 12beta-Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, 3beta Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, 3beta-Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, 5alpha Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, 5alpha-Isomer
Deoxycholic Acid, Disodium Salt
Deoxycholic Acid, Magnesium (2:1) Salt
Deoxycholic Acid, Monoammonium Salt
Deoxycholic Acid, Monopotassium Salt
Deoxycholic Acid, Monosodium Salt
Deoxycholic Acid, Sodium Salt, 12beta-Isomer
Desoxycholic Acid
Dihydroxycholanoic Acid
Lagodeoxycholic Acid
Sodium Deoxycholate  
Tree Number:   D04.210.500.105.225.272
Definition English:   A bile acid formed by bacterial action from cholate. It is usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. Deoxycholic acid acts as a detergent to solubilize fats for intestinal absorption, is reabsorbed itself, and is used as a choleretic and detergent. 
Pharmacological Action:   Cholagogues and Choleretics
History Note English:   74(73) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   3857 
Unique Identifier:   D003840 

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