ribavirin   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 6842

Abbreviated name: RBV
Synonyms: Copegus® | Rebetol® | ribofluranosyl carboxamide | Virazole®
Approved drug PDB Ligand
ribavirin is an approved drug (FDA (1985), EMA (1999))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Inhibits inosine-5'-monophosphate dehydrogenase 1 and RNA and also inhibits hepatitis C virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (NS5B).
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 8
Hydrogen bond donors 4
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 143.72
Molecular weight 244.08
XLogP -2.43
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
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Canonical SMILES OCC1OC(C(C1O)O)n1cnc(n1)C(=O)N
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]1O[C@H]([C@@H]([C@@H]1O)O)n1cnc(n1)C(=O)N
InChI InChI=1S/C8H12N4O5/c9-6(16)7-10-2-12(11-7)8-5(15)4(14)3(1-13)17-8/h2-5,8,13-15H,1H2,(H2,9,16)/t3-,4-,5-,8-/m1/s1
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Compound class Synthetic organic
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (1985), EMA (1999))
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INN number INN
3543 ribavirin
Synonyms Click here for help
Copegus® | Rebetol® | ribofluranosyl carboxamide | Virazole®
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Specialist databases
Reactome Drug Reactome logo R-ALL-9680963
Reactome Reaction Reactome logo R-HSA-9678749, R-HSA-9680836
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CAS Registry No. 36791-04-5
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1643
DrugBank Ligand DB00811
DrugCentral Ligand 2373
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103448
PubChem CID 37542
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