Ethacrynic Acid

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Last Updated: 03 May 2022

Ethacrynic acid is unsaturated ketone by-product of an aryloxyacetic acid. Ethacrynic acid is provided to help deal with liquid retention and swelling that is triggered by heart disease, liver disease, kidney disease, or other medical problems. It works by acting on the kidneys to increase the circulation of urine. This medicine is offered only with your physician's prescription.

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PubChem - CovalentUnitCount

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3278C13H12Cl2O4303.13CCC(=C)C(=O)C1=C(C(=C(C=C1)OCC(=O)O)Cl)ClCCC(=C)C(=O)C1=C(C(=C(C=C1)OCC(=O)O)Cl)ClInChI=1S/C13H12Cl2O4/c1-3-7(2)13(18)8-4-5-9(12(15)11(8)14)19-6-10(16)17/h4-5H,2-3,6H2,1H3,(H,16,17)AVOLMBLBETYQHX-UHFFFAOYSA-N2-[2,3-dichloro-4-(2-methylidenebutanoyl)phenoxy]acetic acid3.8302.0112642302.011264263.637001461900000001
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