Definition of Methyl Methacrylate

A methyl ester of methacrylic acid. Methyl methacrylate is a reactive resin, and the polymerized form is used as cement in dentistry, orthopaedic surgery and ophthalmology. The monomer form of this agent has relaxation effect on smooth muscle systemically, which might be a result of nitric oxide-mediated response.

Methyl Methacrylate is from the group

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Other Names for Methyl Methacrylate

Methyl Methacrylate
2-(Methoxycarbonyl)propene
2-Methyl Acrylic Acid Methyl Ester
2-Methylmethacrylate
2-Propenoic Acid, 2-methyl-, Methyl Ester
Diakon
METHYL METHACRYLATE
MMA
Methyl 2-Methyl-2-propenoate
Pegalan

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