Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hexanoate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of caproic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt formed by the union of caproic acid with a base.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

caproic +‎ -ate

Examples

  • "Compounded" versions of Makena hydroxyprogesterone caproate have been in use since the 1980's to help reduce the risk of preterm births at only $20 per dose or $400 per pregnancy.

    Rep. Joe Courtney: Makena, the FDA and the Perpetual Fight for Affordable Health Care

  • The company sent a letter to pharmacists suggesting the FDA would no longer allow them to make or compound hydroxyprogesterone caproate, the active ingredient in Makena.

    FDA Stance Is Setback for K-V Pharmaceutical

  • In a statement, the agency said, "In order to support access to this important drug, at this time and under this unique situation, FDA does not intend to take enforcement action against pharmacies that compound hydroxyprogesterone caproate based on a valid prescription for an individually identified patient unless the compounded products are unsafe, of substandard quality, or are not being compounded in accordance with appropriate standards for compounding sterile products."

    FDA Stance Is Setback for K-V Pharmaceutical

  • However, some fertility clinics have reported success with hydroxyprogesterone caproate, a long-lasting synthetic progesterone.

    Getting Pregnant

  • Whilst sodium stearate is insoluble in a 5 per cent. solution of sodium chloride, sodium laurate requires a 17 per cent. solution to precipitate it, and sodium caproate is not thrown out of solution even by a saturated solution.

    The Handbook of Soap Manufacture

  • Approved Friday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Makena - hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection, or 17P - is a synthetic version of progesterone, a hormone produced naturally during pregnancy.

    TIME.com: Top Stories

  • In 1956, the FDA approved hydroxyprogesterone caproate, then called Delalutin, for uses including in preventing miscarriage.

    TIME.com: Top Stories

  • FRIDAY, Feb. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Makena (hydroxyprogesterone caproate) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help prevent birth before 37 weeks of pregnancy in women who have had at least one prior early delivery.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Complete Response action was submitted for Gestiva, the trademarked hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection, 250 mg/mL.

    Los Angeles Business News - Local Los Angeles News | Los Angeles Business from bizjournals

  • Allyl caproate 123-68-2 2032 170 kg 690 380 Allyl cyclohexyl propionate 2705-87-5 2026 180 kg

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.