(-)-menthol

Ligand id: 2430

Name: (-)-menthol

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 1
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 1
Topological polar surface area 20.23
Molecular weight 156.15
XLogP 3.21
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Menthol is used to treat minor irritation of the mouth or throat and cough symptoms associated with colds.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Activator of cold-sensitive TRPM8 receptors found in the skin.