Definitions for niacinamideˌnaɪ əˈsɪn əˌmaɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ni•a•cin•a•mideˌnaɪ əˈsɪn əˌmaɪd(n.)

  1. Category: Biochemistry

    Ref: nicotinamide.

Origin of niacinamide:

1950–55

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  1. niacinamide(Noun)

    The amide of niacin

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Niacinamide

    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.

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