Lauric Acid

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What other names is Lauric Acid known by?

Acide Laurique, Acide N-dodécanoïque, Ácido Láurico, Coconut Oil Extract, Extrait d'Huile de Noix de Coco, N-dodecanoic Acid, N-alkanoic Acid.

What is Lauric Acid?

Lauric acid is a saturated fat.

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  • Influenza (the flu), common cold, avian flu, bronchitis, herpes simplex virus, cytomegalovirus, HIV/AIDS, preventing maternal HIV transmission, gonorrhea, human papilloma virus (HPV), candida infections, chlamydia, giardia lamblia, and ringworm.

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