4-Hydroxy-3,5-dimethylbenzoic Acid is used in the synthesis of Mexiletine (M340800) derivatives as orally bioavailable inhibitors. Also, used as a chemical reagent in the preparation of potent transthyretin (TTR) amyloidogenesis inhibitors affecting thyroid hormone.
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