Ligand id: 4806

Name: vidarabine

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 9
Hydrogen bond donors 4
Rotatable bonds 2
Topological polar surface area 139.54
Molecular weight 267.1
XLogP -1.81
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the treatment of chickenpox, herpes simplex, and herpes zoster. Marketing approval for Vira-A® has been discontinued in the US. Other national approval agencies may continue to grant marketing authorisation.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Inhibits replication of herpes viral DNA.