ramelteon

Ligand id: 1356

Name: ramelteon

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 2
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 5
Topological polar surface area 38.33
Molecular weight 259.16
XLogP 3.05
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
One of a new classs of sleep agents that bind to melatonin receptors. Used to treat insomnia, particularly delayed sleep onset.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Agonism of melatonin receptors leads to the onset of sleep.
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