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  1. glycyrrhetinic acid(Noun)

    A pentacyclic triterpenoid derivative of the beta-amyrin type obtained from the hydrolysis of glycyrrhizic acid, used in flavouring to mask bitter tastes and in the treatment of peptic ulcer.

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  1. Glycyrrhetinic acid

    Glycyrrhetinic acid is a pentacyclic triterpenoid derivative of the beta-amyrin type obtained from the hydrolysis of glycyrrhizic acid, which was obtained from the herb liquorice. It is used in flavoring and it masks the bitter taste of drugs like aloe and quinine. It is effective in the treatment of peptic ulcer and also has expectorant properties. It has some additional pharmacological properties including antiviral, antifungal, antiprotozoal, and antibacterial activities.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Glycyrrhetinic Acid

    An oleanolic acid from GLYCYRRHIZA that has some antiallergic, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. It is used topically for allergic or infectious skin inflammation and orally for its aldosterone effects in electrolyte regulation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glycyrrhetinic acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glycyrrhetinic acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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