Results for: Amphiphiles

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Is acepromazine a cationic amphiphilic drug?

Most likely, yes. It has a weakly-basic amine head group (cationic-hydrophilic) and a heterocyclic tail group that would be expected to give hydrophobic character to the molec (MORE)
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Are triglycerides amphiphilic?

No. Because the polar hydroxyls of glycerol and the polar carboxylates of the fatty acids are bound in ester linkages, triglycerides are nonpolar, hydrophobic molecules, that (MORE)