Search Login Register

Betaine (C.B.B.) Summary

Description: A naturally occurring compound that has been of interest for its role in osmoregulation. As a drug, betaine hydrochloride has been used as a source of hydrochloric acid in the treatment of hypochlorhydria. Betaine has also been used in the treatment of liver disorders, for hyperkalemia, for homocystinuria, and for gastrointestinal disturbances. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1341)

Also Known As: C.B.B.; Betaine Hydrochloride; Cystadane; Acidin-Pepsin; Beaufour Brand of Betaine Citrate Show All >>

Networked: 451 relevant articles (37 outcomes, 64 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Betaine is Relevant

  1. Homocystinuria : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 46 results
  2. Inflammation : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 17 results
  3. Insulin Resistance : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 6 results
  4. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease) : 3 outcomes in 13 results
  5. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 11 results
Show All >>

Drugs Related to Betaine

  1. Methionine (L-Methionine)
  2. Homocysteine
  3. Choline (Choline Chloride)
  4. Folic Acid (Vitamin M)
  5. Glycine (Aminoacetic Acid)
  6. Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol)
  7. Vantocil
  8. Pyridoxine (Pyridoxin)
  9. Vitamin B 12 (Cyanocobalamin)
  10. Carbon
Show All >>

Therapies Related to Betaine

  1. Polypharmacy
  2. Ligation
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  4. Oral Administration
  5. Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.