paroxetine

Ligand id: 4790

Name: paroxetine

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 1
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 4
Topological polar surface area 39.72
Molecular weight 329.14
XLogP 4.06
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the treatment if major depressive disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, generalised anxiety disorder (GAD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Paroxetine is a potent and highly selective inhibitor of neuronal serotonin reuptake by SLC6A4 (serotonin transporter, or SERT). The drug competes for serotonin binding within the central ligand binding site of the transporter [1].
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