folic acid

Ligand id: 4563

Name: folic acid

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 12
Hydrogen bond donors 6
Rotatable bonds 10
Topological polar surface area 213.28
Molecular weight 441.14
XLogP -1.88
No. Lipinski's rules broken 2

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
A member of the B vitamin family, used in the treatment of megaloblastic anemia and folate deficiencies. Converted in the liver to dihydrofolic acid.