mercaptopurine

Ligand id: 7226

Name: mercaptopurine

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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 0
Topological polar surface area 93.26
Molecular weight 152.02
XLogP 0.22
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

Classification
Compound class Synthetic organic
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (1953), EMA (2012))
WHO Essential Medicine WHO Model List of Essential Medicines (21st List, 2019). Access PDF version.
Prodrug azathioprine
IUPAC Name
9H-purine-6-thiol
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
587 mercaptopurine
Synonyms
6-mercaptopurine | Purinethol® | Xaluprine®
Comments
Mercaptopurine has immunosuppressive action as well as antineoplastic activity.
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 50-44-2
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1425
DrugBank Ligand DB01033
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103800
PubChem CID 667490
RCSB PDB Ligand PM6
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