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Drug Name: Trimethylamine View Structure
Description: Associated with egg "taints" - comparable to an egg having bad breath; degradation product of nitrogenous plant & animal substances; converted to free tertiary amine during putrefaction; detected in menstrual blood & urine stored at room temp; used as insect attractant; warming agent for gas. 

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