NaHCO3   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4507

Synonyms: sodium bicarbonate | sodium hydrogen carbonate
Approved drug
NaHCO3 is an approved drug (FDA (1986, no prior history available))
Compound class: Inorganic
Comment: Sodium bicarbonate is an amphoteric buffering agent, with the ability to neutralise acids and bases.
Bioactivity Comments
Acting as a buffer in the blood, sodium bicarbonate does not exhibit classical drug-target interaction to achieve its clinical outcome.
Transporters Moving this Compound Across a Lipid Membrane
Transporter EC number Reaction Reference
Electrogenic sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 1
Electrogenic sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 4
Electroneutral sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 1
Electroneutral sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 2