aminohippuric acid

Ligand id: 4810

Name: aminohippuric acid

Abbreviated name: PAH

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 5
Hydrogen bond donors 3
Rotatable bonds 4
Topological polar surface area 92.42
Molecular weight 194.07
XLogP -1.99
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used as a diagnostic tool in renal medicine.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
As the drug is filtered by the renal glomeruli and secreted into the urine, functional capacity and effective renal plasma flow can be determined by measuring drug levels accumulating in urine.