nordihydroguiaretic acid   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4265

Abbreviated name: NDGA
Synonyms: Actinex®
Approved drug
nordihydroguiaretic acid is an approved drug (FDA (1992))
Comment: Although we show the non-isomeric molecule, the approved drug masoprocol is a specific stereoisomer of NGDA, with IUPAC name 4-[(2S,3R)-4-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-2,3-dimethylbutyl]benzene-1,2-diol (as shown in the PubChem record). The ChEMBL record displays the non-stereoisomeric molecule. PubChem lists 6 stereoisomers of this compound.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 0
Hydrogen bond donors 4
Rotatable bonds 5
Topological polar surface area 80.92
Molecular weight 302.15
XLogP 5.49
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1
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Canonical SMILES CC(C(Cc1ccc(c(c1)O)O)C)Cc1ccc(c(c1)O)O
Isomeric SMILES CC(C(Cc1ccc(c(c1)O)O)C)Cc1ccc(c(c1)O)O
InChI InChI=1S/C18H22O4/c1-11(7-13-3-5-15(19)17(21)9-13)12(2)8-14-4-6-16(20)18(22)10-14/h3-6,9-12,19-22H,7-8H2,1-2H3
Bioactivity Comments
As we are unable to substantiate the MMOA of this drug we have not tagged a primary drug target.
Selectivity at ion channels
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VRAC Hs Channel blocker - - - -
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