Molecule Structure

Scientific Name


Description of the Drug

Glycine is an amino acid commonly used as a component of total parenteral nutrition and is also used as irrigation during surgery.

Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-03-10 from

Brand Name(s)


Company Owner(s)

Icu Medical Inc, Hospira Inc, B Braun Medical Inc, Baxter Healthcare Corp

Mechanism(s) Of Action

Not Available

Clinical Trial(s)

Unichem Links

PharmGKB PA449789
Human Metabolome Database HMDB0000123
DrugBank DB00145
PubChem: Thomson Pharma 16410314 14747327
PubChem 750 5257127
Mcule MCULE-2415764032
NMRShiftDB 10016953
Nikkaji J1.163K
BindingDB 18133
EPA CompTox Dashboard DTXSID9020667
DrugCentral 1319
Metabolights MTBLC15428 MTBLC57305
Brenda 106407 163 38017 12579 39418 145939 72 12424 31081
Rhea 57305
ChemicalBook CB5336487
Guide to Pharmacology 4635 4084 727
rxnorm GLYCINE
KEGG Ligand C00037
ChEBI 57305 15428
ZINC ZINC000004658552