minoxidil

Ligand id: 4254

Name: minoxidil

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 1
Topological polar surface area 95.11
Molecular weight 209.13
XLogP 0.46
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

Classification
Compound class Synthetic organic
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (1979))
IUPAC Name
2,6-diamino-4-(piperidin-1-yl)pyrimidin-1-ium-1-olate
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
2987 minoxidil
Synonyms
Rogaine®
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 38304-91-5 (source: Scifinder)
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL802
DrugBank Ligand DB00350
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101071
PubChem CID 4201
RCSB PDB Ligand MXD
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Comments
The structure shown here is the same as the INN-assigned structure for this compound. The charges represent the movement of electrons towards the oxygen atom. Our representation of the structure is different to that shown on PubChem, where the molecule is shown without the charges.