aspirin

Ligand id: 4139

Name: aspirin

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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 3
Topological polar surface area 63.6
Molecular weight 180.04
XLogP 2.02
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

Classification
Compound class Synthetic organic
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (no history prior to 1965))
IUPAC Name
2-acetyloxybenzoic acid
Synonyms
Acetophen® | acetylsalicylic acid | Aspirin®
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 50-78-2 (source: Scifinder)
ChEBI CHEBI:15365
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL25
DrugBank Ligand DB00945
PubChem CID 2244
RCSB PDB Ligand AIN
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Wikipedia Aspirin
Comments
Aspirin is the prototypical cyclooxygenase inhibitor and inhibits the biosynthesis of prostaglandins. Aspirin acid also inhibits platelet aggregation and is used in the prevention of arterial and venous thrombosis.