zidovudine

Ligand id: 4825

Name: zidovudine

Abbreviated name: AZT

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 6
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 96.68
Molecular weight 267.1
XLogP -0.12
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

Classification
Compound class Synthetic organic
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (1987))
WHO Essential Medicine WHO Model List of Essential Medicines (21st List, 2019). Access PDF version.
IUPAC Name
1-[(2R,4S,5S)-4-azido-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-2-yl]-5-methyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidine-2,4-dione
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
6118 zidovudine
Synonyms
3'-azido-3'-deoxythymidine | Retrovir®
Comments
Zidovudine (AZT) is a nucleoside analogue reverse-transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) class antiretroviral drug. It was the first antiretroviral for HIV to be approved by the US FDA, and it is now listed in the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines. Click here to access the pdf version of the WHO's 21st Essential Medicines list (2019).
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 30516-87-1 (source: Scifinder)
ChEBI CHEBI:10110
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL129
DrugBank Ligand DB00495
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101527
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PubChem CID 35370
RCSB PDB Ligand AZZ
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