silodosin

Ligand id: 493

Name: silodosin

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 5
Hydrogen bond donors 3
Rotatable bonds 14
Topological polar surface area 97.05
Molecular weight 495.23
XLogP 3.63
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used to improve urinary flow in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Silodosin is an antagonist at the α1A-adrenoceptor [1]. The drug acts to relax the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate.
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