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Descriptor English: Orotic Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido Orótico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido Orótico
Descriptor French: Acide orotique
Entry term(s): Acid, Orotic
Orotate, Potassium
Orotate, Sodium
Orotate, Zinc
Potassium Orotate
Sodium Orotate
Zinc Orotate
Tree number(s): D03.066.627
D03.383.742.698.875.660
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009963
Scope note: An intermediate product in PYRIMIDINE synthesis which plays a role in chemical conversions between DIHYDROFOLATE and TETRAHYDROFOLATE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: 61H4T033E5
CAS Type 1 Name: 4-Pyrimidinecarboxylic acid, 1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-
DeCS ID: 10141
Unique ID: D009963
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Orotic Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0015446
Scope note An intermediate product in PYRIMIDINE synthesis which plays a role in chemical conversions between DIHYDROFOLATE and TETRAHYDROFOLATE.
Preferred term Orotic Acid
Entry term(s) Acid, Orotic
Sodium Orotate - Narrower
Concept UI M0015448
Preferred term Sodium Orotate
Entry term(s) Orotate, Sodium
Zinc Orotate - Narrower
Concept UI M0015449
Preferred term Zinc Orotate
Entry term(s) Orotate, Zinc
Potassium Orotate - Narrower
Concept UI M0015447
Preferred term Potassium Orotate
Entry term(s) Orotate, Potassium



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