"Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A potent lipoxygenase inhibitor that interferes with arachidonic acid metabolism. The compound also inhibits formyltetrahydrofolate synthetase, carboxylesterase, and cyclooxygenase to a lesser extent. It also serves as an antioxidant in fats and oils.
- Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid
- 4,4'-(2,3 Dimethyl-1,4-butanediyl)bis(1,2-benzenediol)
- Dihydronorguaiaretic Acid
- Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid, (R*,S*)-Isomer
- meso-Nordihydroguaiaretic Acid
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