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 DeCS Categories

D02 Organic Chemicals .
D02.078 Amidines .
D02.078.370 Guanidines .
D02.078.370.472 Guanidine .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Guanidine .
Guanidine Monohydrate .
Guanidine Monohydrobromide .
Guanidine Monohydrochloride .
Guanidine Monohydroiodine .
Guanidine Nitrate .
Guanidine Phosphate .
Guanidine Sulfate .
Guanidine Sulfate (1:1) .
Guanidine Sulfate (2:1) .
Guanidine Sulfite (1:1) .
Guanidium Chloride .
Chloride, Guanidinium .
Chloride, Guanidium .
Hydrochloride, Guanidine .
Monohydrate, Guanidine .
Monohydrobromide, Guanidine .
Monohydrochloride, Guanidine .
Monohydroiodine, Guanidine .
Nitrate, Guanidine .
Phosphate, Guanidine .
Sulfate, Guanidine .
Guanidine Hydrochloride .
Guanidinium .
Guanidinium Chloride .
A strong organic base existing primarily as guanidium ions at physiological pH. It is found in the urine as a normal product of protein metabolism. It is also used in laboratory research as a protein denaturant. (From Martindale, the Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed and Merck Index, 12th ed) It is also used in the treatment of myasthenia and as a fluorescent probe in HPLC. .
Guanidines .
A family of iminourea derivatives. The parent compound has been isolated from mushrooms, corn germ, rice hulls, mussels, earthworms, and turnip juice. Derivatives may have antiviral and antifungal properties. .