Trimethyl Ammonium Compounds
- Trimethyl Ammonium Compounds
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QUATERNARY AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS containing three methyl groups, having the general formula of (CH3)3N+R.
Drug Drug Description Succinylcholine A depolarizing skeletal muscle relaxant used adjunctly to anesthesia and for skeletal muscle relaxation during intubation, mechanical ventilation, and surgical procedures. Carbamoylcholine A direct acting miotic agent administered ophthalmically to decrease intraocular pressure after cataract surgery, and to induce miosis during surgery. Levocarnitine A quaternary ammonium compound used to treat carnitine deficiency or to stimulate gastric and pancreatic secretions in hyperlipoproteinemia. Bethanechol A muscarinic agonist used to treat postoperative and postpartum nonobstructive functional urinary retention and neurogenic atony of the bladder with retention. Methacholine A parasympathomimetic bronchoconstrictor used to diagnose bronchial hyperreactivity in subjects who do not have clinically apparent asthma. Choline A nutrient found in a wide variety of vitamins including pre-natal formulations. Betaine A methyl group donor used for the treatment of homocystinuria to decrease elevated homocysteine blood levels. Oxtriphylline A bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, COPD, and emphysema. Choline magnesium trisalicylate Choline magnesium trisalicylate is used to reduce pain and inflammation caused by conditions such as arthritis. This medication is also used to treat fever in adults. Cetrimonium A compound that can be used as a topical antiseptic. Platelet Activating Factor Not Available N,N,N-Trimethyl-2-(phosphonooxy)ethanaminium Calcium and magnesium salts used therapeutically in hepatobiliary dysfunction. Butyrylthiocholine A sulfur-containing analog of butyrylcholine which is hydrolyzed by butyrylcholinesterase to butyrate and thiocholine. It is used as a reagent in the determination of butyrylcholinesterase activity. [PubChem] Betaine aldehyde Not Available C31G Investigated for use/treatment in contraception, HIV infection, and prevention of stdis. Perifosine Investigated for use/treatment in solid tumors, multiple myeloma, leukemia (unspecified), lung cancer, and brain cancer. Lauryldimethylbetaine Not Available Acetylcarnitine An acetylated form of the amino acid derivative L-carnitine that assists in mitochondrial fatty acid metabolism. It is under investigation as a treatment for numerous conditions, including neuropathy, depression, and dementia. Miltefosine An antileishmanial agent used to treat leishmaniasis, a group of disease caused by parasites of the Leishmania type. Cocamidopropyl betaine Cocamidopropyl betaine is a mixture of closely related organic compounds derived from coconut oil and dimethylaminopropylamine that typically acts as an amphoteric surfactant in cosmetics and personal care products. It... Citicoline An endogenous intermediate in the formation of phosphatidylcholine from choline which is thought to have neuroprotective effects. Choline salicylate The oral gel is indicated for the relief of pain and discomfort of common mouth ulcers, cold sores, denture sore spots, infant teething and mouth ulcers, and sore spots due... Cetyltrimethylammonium naproxenate An anti-inflammatory and antiseptic agent indicated to treat mouth inflammation and pain , including that caused by tooth extraction. Fluorocholine F-18 A radiopharmaceutical indicated in PET scans of the prostate.
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