OBO ID: CHEBI:3209
Term Name: buformin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-butylbiguanide
  • 1-butyldiguanide
  • buformin
  • buformina
  • buformine
  • buforminum
  • butformin
  • butylbiguanide
  • butyldiguanide
  • glybigid
  • N(1)-butylbiguanide
  • N-butyl-N'-(diaminomethylidene)guanidine
  • N-butylimidodicarbonimidic diamide
  • N-butyltriimidodicarbonic diamide
  • W 37
Definition: A member of the class of biguanides that is biguanide substituted by a butyl group at position 1. It is an antidiabetic drug with potential antitumor effect.
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Ontology: Chebi
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