tafenoquine   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 9722

Synonyms: Arakoda® | etaquine | Krintafel® | WR238605
Approved drug Antimalarial Ligand
tafenoquine is an approved drug (FDA (2018))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Tafenoquine is an 8-aminoquinoline derivative that has potent antimalarial activity and is a synthetic analogue of primaquine.
The INN record for tafenoquine indicates that it is a racemic mixture. We show the chemical structure without stereochemistry to represent the mixture. The non-isomeric structure is also represented in the PubChem and ChEMBL entries listed in the links table below, while the two enantiomers forming the racemate are represented by PubChem CID 76969187 and PubChem CID 76969188.

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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 10
Topological polar surface area 78.63
Molecular weight 463.21
XLogP 5.3
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1
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Canonical SMILES NCCCC(Nc1cc(OC)c(c2c1nc(OC)cc2C)Oc1cccc(c1)C(F)(F)F)C
Isomeric SMILES NCCCC(Nc1cc(OC)c(c2c1nc(OC)cc2C)Oc1cccc(c1)C(F)(F)F)C
InChI InChI=1S/C24H28F3N3O3/c1-14-11-20(32-4)30-22-18(29-15(2)7-6-10-28)13-19(31-3)23(21(14)22)33-17-9-5-8-16(12-17)24(25,26)27/h5,8-9,11-13,15,29H,6-7,10,28H2,1-4H3
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Compound class Synthetic organic
Ligand families/groups Antimalarial ligands
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2018))
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INN number INN
7835 tafenoquine
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Arakoda® | etaquine | Krintafel® | WR238605
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CAS Registry No. 106635-80-7 (source: Scifinder)
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL298470
DrugCentral Ligand 3578
GtoPdb PubChem SID 374883823
PubChem CID 115358
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