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Peroxynitrous Acid (Peroxynitrite) Summary

Description: A potent oxidant synthesized by the cell during its normal metabolism. Peroxynitrite is formed from the reaction of two free radicals, NITRIC OXIDE and the superoxide anion (SUPEROXIDES).

Also Known As: Peroxynitrite; Peroxonitrite; Peroxynitrous Acid, Potassium Salt; Acid, Peroxynitrous; Acids, Peroxynitrous Show All >>

Networked: 1574 relevant articles (46 outcomes, 213 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Peroxynitrous Acid is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 8 outcomes 23 studies in 201 results
  2. Reperfusion Injury : 6 outcomes 13 studies in 83 results
  3. Ischemia : 3 outcomes 15 studies in 122 results
  4. Stroke (Strokes) : 3 outcomes 6 studies in 39 results
  5. Sepsis (Septicemia) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 37 results
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Drugs Related to Peroxynitrous Acid

  1. Superoxides (Superoxide)
  2. Melatonin
  3. manganese(III)-tetrakis(4-benzoic acid)porphyrin
  4. Nitric Oxide (Nitrogen Monoxide)
  5. Nitric Oxide Synthase (NO Synthase)
  6. Oxygen
  7. Glutathione (Reduced Glutathione)
  8. Free Radicals
  9. Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerases (Poly ADP Ribose Polymerase)
  10. Superoxide Dismutase
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Therapies Related to Peroxynitrous Acid

  1. Baths
  2. Transplants (Transplant)
  3. Ligation
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  5. Warm Ischemia
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