dipivefrine

Ligand id: 7166

Name: dipivefrine

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 9
Topological polar surface area 84.86
Molecular weight 351.2
XLogP 2.48
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used to treat glaucoma. There is no information regarding approval for clinical use of this drug on the US FDA website. Other national approval agencies may have granted marketing authorisation.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
This drug is an adrenoceptor agonist. The DrugBank entry indicates that the drug reduces aqueous humour production and increases outflow to achieve reduced intraocular pressure in glaucoma.