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Orotic acid

hepatoprotectant, uricosuric agent

Orotic acid
Product Name: Orotic acid
Other Name: 1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-4-pyrimidecarboxylicacid[qr];1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-4-pyrimidinecarboxylicaci;2,6-Dihydroxy-4-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid;4-Pyrimidinecarboxylic acid, 1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-;4-pyrimidinecarboxylicacid,1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-[qr];6-carboxyuracil[qr];acideorotique(french)[qr];acidoorotico[qr]
CAS#: 65-86-1
Molecular formula: C5H4N2O4
Formula weight: 156.1
EINECS#: 200-619-8
Structural formula:
Orotic
Orotic acid Chemical Properties
Melting point >300°C
Water Solubility Slightly soluble
Merck  13,6942
Stability Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Orotic acid Uses
Chemical Properties  White crystals or crystalline powder.
Uses An intermediate in de novo pyrimidine biosynthesis.