Active Ingredient(s):Trientine Tetrahydrochloride FDA Approved: * April 28, 2022 Pharm Company: *ORPHALAN SA Category:Genetic Disorders
Triethylenetetramine (TETA and trien), also called trientine (INN), is an organic compound with the formula [CH2NHCH2CH2NH2]2. This oily liquid is colorless but, like many amines, older samples assume a yellowish color due to impurities resulting from air-oxidation. It is soluble in polar solvents. The branched isomer tris(2-aminoethyl)amine and piperazine derivatives may also be present in commercial samples of TETA.
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