mefenamic acid

Ligand id: 2593

Name: mefenamic acid

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 49.33
Molecular weight 241.11
XLogP 5.01
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, dysmenorrhea, inflammation, fever and pain.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Mefenamic acid inhibits prostaglandin synthetase thereby interfering with the mediation of inflammation and pain.