ropinirole

Ligand id: 7295

Name: ropinirole

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 7
Topological polar surface area 35.83
Molecular weight 260.19
XLogP 3.61
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome (RLS)
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
This drug acts as replacement therapy to normalise the low levels of cerebral dopamine which are associated with Parkinson's disease. The exact mechanism by which the drug improves the symptoms of its indicated conditions is not fully understood. See the DrugBank link for further details.
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