|Synonyms||INCI: Aminobutyric acid; GABA; 4-aminobutanoic acid|
Gamma-amino butyric acid (GABA)
Gamma-aminobutyric acid is a non-protein amino acid that is widely present in organisms. Several important physiological functions of gamma-aminobutyric acid have been characterized, such as neurotransmission, induction of hypotension, diuretic effects and tranquilizer effects.
Further applications are Agro chemistry, Food supplement and API synthesis
It is also widely used as fertilizer and plant growth stimulator in the agrochemical formulation.
Furthermore GABA is used for the production of many APIs in the pharmaceutical industry:
Buclizine: itis an antihistamine and anticholinergic
Progabide: Antiepileptic drugs
Cromakalim: It has vasorelaxing effect.It is used in cardiovascular treatment.
Alendronic acid: It is a bisphosphonate medication used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease of bone.
Packaging & Shelf Life
Under proper storage conditions the shelf life is 24 months
Health & Safety
Detailed information on the product described can be found in our relevant Health and Safety Information (Material Safety Data Sheet).