chloramphenicol   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 10901

Synonyms: Brolene® | chloromycetin
Approved drug PDB Ligand
chloramphenicol is an approved drug (FDA (1959))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Chloramphenicol is a semisynthetic, broad-spectrum antibacterial derived from Streptomyces venequelae. Its activity is primarily bacteriostatic.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 3
Rotatable bonds 7
Topological polar surface area 112.7
Molecular weight 322.01
XLogP 0.69
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
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Canonical SMILES OC[C@H]([C@@H](c1ccc(cc1)[N+](=O)[O-])O)NC(=O)C(Cl)Cl
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]([C@@H](c1ccc(cc1)[N+](=O)[O-])O)NC(=O)C(Cl)Cl
InChI InChI=1S/C11H12Cl2N2O5/c12-10(13)11(18)14-8(5-16)9(17)6-1-3-7(4-2-6)15(19)20/h1-4,8-10,16-17H,5H2,(H,14,18)/t8-,9-/m1/s1
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Summary of Clinical Use Click here for help
Chloramphenicol is widely used for topical application to treat eye infections. Because of serious risk of causing aplastic anemia, systemic chloramphenicol use is reserved for severe, life-threatening infections that do not succumb to other antibacterials.
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