Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acid esters
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Carnitines Acyl cholines Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Tetraalkylammonium salts Carboxylic acid salts Carboxylic acid esters Carboxylic acids Organic salts Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds Amines Organic cations
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Acyl-carnitine - Carnitine - Acyl choline - Choline - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Tetraalkylammonium salt - Quaternary ammonium salt - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid salt - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Organic salt - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic nitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Amine - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic cation - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as acyl carnitines. These are organic compounds containing a fatty acid with the carboxylic acid attached to carnitine through an ester bond.