Active Ingredient(s):Cholic Acid FDA Approved: * March 17, 2015 Pharm Company: *ASKLEPION PHARMACEUTICALS LLC Category:Genetic Disorders
Cholic acid, also known as 3α,7α,12α-trihydroxy-5β-cholan-24-oic acid is a primary bile acid that is insoluble in water (soluble in alcohol and acetic acid), it is a white crystalline substance. Salts of cholic acid are called cholates. Cholic acid, along with chenodeoxycholic acid, is one of the two major bile acids produced by the liver, where it is synthesized from cholesterol. These two major bile acids are roughly equal in concentration in human...
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