- Keto Acids
- Accession Number
Carboxylic acids that contain a KETONE group.
Drug Drug Description Pyruvic acid An ingredient of a blood cell processing solution used to rejuvenate a unit of red blood cells (RBC) in preparation for transfusion. Aminohippuric acid A hippuric acid derivative injection utilized in the measurement of effective renal plasma flow (ERPF) and functional capacity of the renal excretory system. Aminolevulinic acid A porphyrin precursor used to treat actinic keratosis of the face, scalp, and upper extremities, as well as to visualize a glioma. Methyl aminolevulinate A porphyrin precursor used to treat non-hyperkeratotic, non-pigmented actinic keratosis of the face and scalp. Acetoacetic acid Not Available 5-Fluorolevulinic Acid Not Available 3-Hydroxypyruvic Acid Not Available Pyruvamide Not Available Ethyl pyruvate Investigated for use/treatment in burns and burn infections, cardiac surgery, inflammatory disorders (unspecified), ischemic reperfusion injury, and sepsis and septicemia. Hexaminolevulinate An optical imaging agent used to perform Blue Light Cystoscopy (BLC™) in order to detect carcinoma of the bladder. Methenamine A urinary tract antiseptic and antibacterial drug used for the prophylaxis and treatment of frequently recurring urinary tract infections requiring a long-term therapy. m-Hydroxyhippuric acid Not Available Oxogluric acid α-α-Ketoglutarate is not approved for any indication in the world but is an investigational drug in the United States. The potential indications for α-Ketoglutarate are in patients with the metabolic... Calcium levulinate This new application of calcium is intended for use as a food fortifier, to fortify foods like sauces, condiments, beer, beverages, soft drinks, milk and milk products, soy milk and... Magnesium levulinate A supplement to treat magnesium deficiency. Phenylpyruvic acid Not Available Iodohippuric acid Iodohippuric acid is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02599844 (Impact of Pediatric Acute Renal Injury in Severe Sepsis in Young Adults). 4-Hydroxyphenylpyruvic acid Not Available
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