meloxicam

Ligand id: 7220

Name: meloxicam

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 7
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 2
Topological polar surface area 139.71
Molecular weight 351.03
XLogP 3.09
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
This drug is used to treat pain and inflammation associated with osteo- and rheumatoid arthritis.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
As with other NSAIDs, this drug reduces prostaglandin synthesis by reducing cyclooxegenase (COX) activity.
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