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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:sodium phenylbutyrate
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Accession:CHEBI:75316 term browser browse the term
Definition:The organic sodium salt of 4-phenylbutyric acid. A prodrug for phenylacetate, it is used to treat urea cycle disorders.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: sodium 4-phenylbutanoate
 related_synonym: 4PBA;   Ammonaps;   Benzenebutanoic acid, sodium salt;   Buphenyl;   Formula=C10H11NaO2;   InChI=1S/C10H12O2.Na/c11-10(12)8-4-7-9-5-2-1-3-6-9;/h1-3,5-6H,4,7-8H2,(H,11,12);/q;+1/p-1;   InChIKey=VPZRWNZGLKXFOE-UHFFFAOYSA-M;   SMILES=[Na+].[O-]C(=O)CCCc1ccccc1;   Sodium 4-phenylbutyrate;   TriButyrate
 xref: CAS:1716-12-7;   KEGG:D05868;   PMID:21767572;   PMID:21902286;   PMID:22069317;   PMID:22328638;   PMID:22723850;   PMID:23448466;   Patent:CN102757334;   Patent:FR2959129;   Patent:MX2010009933;   Patent:US2009221714;   Reaxys:4039802;   Wikipedia:Sodium_phenylbutyrate

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    role 19716
      application 19406
        pro-agent 8879
          prodrug 8634
            sodium phenylbutyrate 0
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    subatomic particle 19770
      composite particle 19770
        hadron 19770
          baryon 19770
            nucleon 19770
              atomic nucleus 19770
                atom 19770
                  main group element atom 19658
                    main group molecular entity 19658
                      s-block molecular entity 19423
                        alkali metal molecular entity 10647
                          sodium molecular entity 8659
                            elemental sodium 8659
                              sodium(1+) 8659
                                sodium salt 8659
                                  organic sodium salt 1286
                                    sodium phenylbutyrate 0
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