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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0054312

NCI Thesaurus Code: C68327  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Organic Chemical

NCIt Definition: A saturated short-chain fatty acid with a 4-carbon backbone. Butyric acid is commonly found in esterified form in animal fats and plant oils.

CRCH Definition: Saturated fatty acid with 4 carbons.

MSH Definition: A four carbon acid, CH3CH2CH2COOH, with an unpleasant odor that occurs in butter and animal fat as the glycerol ester.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Acid, Butanoic
Acid, Butyric
butanoic acid
Butyric acid (substance)
Butyric Acid [Chemical/Ingredient]
butyric acid
Fatty Acid 4:0
Tetranoic Acid

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C68327 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
CAS Registry Number 107-92-6 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 40UIR9Q29H
NSC Code 8415 (see NCI DTP info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AQL AD AE AG AI AN BL CF CH CL CS CT EC HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHEBI_ID CHEBI:30772 NCI
Chemical_Formula C4H8O2 NCI
Contributing_Source CRCH NCI
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
CTV3ID Ub08b SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19990101 MSH
EC analogs & derivatives:Butyrates MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FDA_UNII_CODE 40UIR9Q29H NDFRT
HN 99; use BUTYRIC ACID (NM) 1981-98 MSH
INFOODS F4D0 NCI
LEVEL Ingredient NDFRT
MDA 19980610 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A four carbon acid, CH3CH2CH2COOH, with an unpleasant odor that occurs in butter and animal fat as the glycerol ester. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D020148 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Butyric Acid NDFRT
MESH_UI M0029881 NDFRT
MMR 20130708 MSH
MN D02.241.081.114.750 MSH
MN D10.251.400.143.500 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DRUG_KIND NDFRT
NDFRT_KIND INGREDIENT_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000008162 NDFRT
NUI N0000183254 NDFRT
PA D006633 MSH
PM 99; BUTYRIC ACID was indexed under BUTYRIC ACIDS 1981-98 MSH
RN 107-92-6 MSH
RR 556-45-6 MSH
RXAUI 3119429 RXNORM
RXAUI 3119490 RXNORM
RXAUI 3119491 RXNORM
RXAUI 3862362 RXNORM
RXAUI 4222216 RXNORM
RXAUI 4222217 RXNORM
RXAUI 4625424 RXNORM
RXAUI 5040273 RXNORM
RXCUI 1362696 RXNORM
SPL_SET_ID dd2cb3fb-0f80-4c76-9029-8820f7e407a8 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID e420fd4a-ce36-448f-8d5c-d0d14f020469 MTHSPL
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~Ub08b SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T059941 MSH
TERMUI T059942 MSH
TH NLM (1999) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
Unit g NCI
USDA_ID 607 NCI
VANDF_RECORD 50.416^4773^Active/Master NDFRT
VUID 4030984 NDFRT

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