Ligand id: 7145

Name: chloroprocaine

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 7
Topological polar surface area 55.56
Molecular weight 270.11
XLogP 2.12
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Chloroprocaine is a fast acting, short duration local anaesthetic. It also reduces bleeding in treated tissues, by acting as a vasoconstrictor.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
This drug inhibits sodium influx through voltage gated sodium channels in peripheral neurones. This blocks initiation and propagation of nerve impulses.