What does 4-butyrolactone mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. 4-Butyrolactone

    One of the FURANS with a carbonyl thereby forming a cyclic lactone. It is an endogenous compound made from gamma-aminobutyrate and is the precursor of gamma-hydroxybutyrate. It is also used as a pharmacological agent and solvent.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 4-butyrolactone in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 4-butyrolactone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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