molindone

Ligand id: 207

Name: molindone

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 45.33
Molecular weight 276.18
XLogP 1.24
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the management of psychotic disorders.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
The exact mechanism of action of molindone is unknown, however, its properties in relieving psychotic symptoms are beleived to arise from antagonism of dopamine D2 receptors in the reticular limbic systems in the brain.
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