Definitions for niacinamideˌnaɪ əˈsɪn əˌmaɪd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ni•a•cin•a•mideˌnaɪ əˈsɪn əˌmaɪd(n.)
Origin of niacinamide:
The amide of niacin
U.S. National Library of Medicine
An important compound functioning as a component of the coenzyme NAD. Its primary significance is in the prevention and/or cure of blacktongue and PELLAGRA. Most animals cannot manufacture this compound in amounts sufficient to prevent nutritional deficiency and it therefore must be supplemented through dietary intake.