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Product Name: Citicoline Sodium
Chemical Names: Citicoline sodium salt; 33818-15-4; UNII-7XQ5AKD9YD; MLS000028567; Cidifos; MFCD00150508
Molecular Formula: C14H25N4NaO11P2
Molecular Weight: 510.308 g/mol
IUPAC Name: sodium;[[(2R,3S,4R,5R)-5-(4-amino-2-oxopyrimidin-1-yl)-3,4-dihydroxyoxolan-2-yl]methoxy-oxidophosphoryl] 2-(trimethylazaniumyl)ethyl phosphate
CAS Number: 33818-15-4
Parent Compound: CDP-choline (CID 13805)