Alanine glutamine dipeptide Other names: Alanine glutamine

Chemical formula: C₈H₁₅N₃O₄  Molecular mass: 217.225 g/mol  PubChem compound: 123935

Active ingredient description

N(2)-L-alanyl-L-glutamine is rapidly split into alanine and glutamine after infusion, which are useful amino acids for the body in dealing with hypercatabolic and/or hypermetabolic conditions.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code Group title Classification
B05XB02 Alanyl glutamine B Blood and blood forming organs → B05 Blood substitutes and perfusion solutions → B05X I.V. solution additives → B05XB Amino acids
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Product monographs

Competent medicine agencies globally have authorized commercialization of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title Information Source Document Type  
DIPEPTIVEN Concentrate for solution for infusion Health Products Regulatory Authority (IE) MPI, EU: SmPC

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 39537-23-0
DrugBank Drug: DB11876
PubChem Compound: 123935
RxNorm Ingredient: 1359422
SNOMED-CT Concept: 703391005
Alanylglutamine (substance)
UNII Identifier: U5JDO2770Z


Alanine glutamine dipeptide is an active ingredient of these brands:

Austria (AT)

Brazil (BR)

Croatia (HR)

Ecuador (EC)

Estonia (EE)

Finland (FI)

France (FR)

Hong Kong (HK)

Ireland (IE)

Lithuania (LT)

New Zealand (NZ)

Poland (PL)

Romania (RO)

Singapore (SG)

Spain (ES)

Turkey (TR)

United Kingdom (UK)

Note the following: The list of brand names is continuously updated, and thus does not include the total of products circulating worldwide.

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