Active Ingredient(s):Cysteamine Bitartrate FDA Approved: * April 30, 2013 Pharm Company: *RAPTOR PHARMA CORP Category:Urinary System
Cysteamine is a chemical compound that can be biosynthesized in mammals, including humans, by the degradation of coenzyme A. The intermediate pantetheine is broken down into cysteamine and pantothenic acid. It is the biosynthetic precursor to the neurotransmitter hypotaurine.
It is a stable aminothiol, i.e., an organic compound containing both an amine and a thiol functional groups. Cysteamine is a white, water-soluble solid. It ...
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