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Compound Summary for: CID 3463


Also known as: Lopid; Jezil; Lipur; Decrelip; Bolutol; Gemlipid; 25812-30-0; Apo-Gemfibrozil
Molecular Formula: C15H22O3   Molecular Weight: 250.33338   InChIKey: HEMJJKBWTPKOJG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A lipid-regulating agent that lowers elevated serum lipids primarily by decreasing serum triglycerides with a variable reduction in total cholesterol. These decreases occur primarily in the VLDL fraction and less frequently in the LDL fraction. Gemfibrozil increases HDL subfractions HDL2 and HDL3 as well as apolipoproteins A-I and A-II. Its mechanism of action has not been definitely established.   From: MeSH
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