Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acid esters
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Carnitines Acyl cholines Halogenated fatty acids Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Tetraalkylammonium salts Carboxylic acid esters Carboxylic acid salts Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Organic salts Alkyl fluorides Organofluorides Carbonyl compounds Amines Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic cations
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Acyl-carnitine - Carnitine - Acyl choline - Choline - Halogenated fatty acid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Tetraalkylammonium salt - Quaternary ammonium salt - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid salt - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Organic oxygen compound - Alkyl fluoride - Organic salt - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organohalogen compound - Organofluoride - Organonitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Amine - Alkyl halide - 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.