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5-Aminovaleric acid 

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5-Aminovaleric acid is believed to act as a methylene homologue of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) and functions as a weak GABA agonist.

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5-Aminovaleric acid Chemical Structure

5-Aminovaleric acid Chemical Structure

CAS No. : 660-88-8

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Description

5-Aminovaleric acid is believed to act as a methylene homologue of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) and functions as a weak GABA agonist.

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Human Endogenous Metabolite

 

In Vitro

5-Aminovaleric acid is a normal metabolite present in human saliva, with a tendency to elevated concentration in patients with chronic periodontitis[1]. 5-Aminovaleric acid is also believed to act as a methylene homologue of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) and functions as a weak GABA agonist[2]. It is also known as an antifibrinolytic amino acid analog and so it functions as a weak inhibitor of the blood clotting pathway[3].

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Molecular Weight

117.15

Formula

C₅H₁₁NO₂

CAS No.

660-88-8

SMILES

OC(=O)CCCCN

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