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Deoxycholic Acid (Sodium Deoxycholate) Summary

Description: A bile acid formed by bacterial action from cholate. It is usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. Deoxycholic acid acts as a detergent to solubilize fats for intestinal absorption, is reabsorbed itself, and is used as a choleretic and detergent.

Also Known As: Sodium Deoxycholate; Choleic Acid; Deoxycholic Acid, 12beta-Isomer; Deoxycholic Acid, 3beta-Isomer; Deoxycholic Acid, 5alpha-Isomer Show All >>

Networked: 627 relevant articles (27 outcomes, 53 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Deoxycholic Acid is Relevant

  1. Infection : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 30 results
  2. Visceral Leishmaniasis (Kala Azar) : 5 outcomes in 5 results
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 3 outcomes 9 studies in 94 results
  4. Cryptococcal Meningitis : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results
  5. Aspergillosis : 2 outcomes in 5 results
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Drugs Related to Deoxycholic Acid

  1. Amphotericin B (Amphotericin)
  2. liposomal amphotericin B
  3. phospholipid emulsion soybean oil (Intralipid)
  4. Bile Acids and Salts (Bile Acids)
  5. Cholesterol
  6. Cholates
  7. Micelles
  8. Liposomes (Liposome)
  9. Simvastatin (Zocor)
  10. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)
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Therapies Related to Deoxycholic Acid

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow)
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  4. Ligation
  5. Intra-Articular Injections
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