Synonym:L-Alpha glycerylphosphorylcholine;alpha-GPC;choline alfoscerate
Systematic Name:[(2R)-2,3-Dihydroxypropyl] 2 trimethylazaniumylethyl phosphate
CAS No.: 28319-77-9
L-Alpha glycerylphosphorylcholine (alpha-GPC, choline alfoscerate) is a natural choline compound found in the brain. It is also a parasympathomimetic acetylcholine precursor which may have potential for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.