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Taurine Summary

Description: A conditionally essential nutrient, important during mammalian development. It is present in milk but is isolated mostly from ox bile and strongly conjugates bile acids.

Also Known As: Taufon; Tauphon; Taurine Hydrochloride; Taurine Zinc Salt (2:1); Taurine, Monopotassium Salt Show All >>

Networked: 2165 relevant articles (145 outcomes, 318 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Taurine is Relevant

  1. Ischemia : 10 outcomes 12 studies in 157 results
  2. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 109 results
  3. Hyperglycemia : 7 outcomes 2 studies in 39 results
  4. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis) : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 47 results
  5. Obesity : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 36 results
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Drugs Related to Taurine

  1. Glycine (Aminoacetic Acid)
  2. Streptozocin (Streptozotocin)
  3. Insulin (Novolin)
  4. Calcium
  5. Niacin (Nicotinic Acid)
  6. Glucose (Dextrose)
  7. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  8. Glutamic Acid (Glutamate)
  9. Cholesterol
  10. Bile Acids and Salts (Bile Acids)
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Therapies Related to Taurine

  1. Oral Administration
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Liver Transplantation
  4. Lung Transplantation
  5. Intravenous Injections
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