Meglutol

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Not to be confused with miglitol.
Meglutol
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
3-hydroxy-3-methylpentanedioic acid
Clinical data
Legal status ?
Identifiers
CAS number 503-49-1 N
ATC code C10AX05
PubChem CID 1662
DrugBank DB04377
ChemSpider 1600 YesY
UNII CLA99KCD53 YesY
KEGG D04897 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:16831 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL50444 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C6H10O5 
Mol. mass 162.141 g/mol
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Meglutol (INN, also known as 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaric acid, β-hydroxy-β-methylglutaric acid, and dicrotalic acid) is a hypolipidemic agent.