Ligand id: 2629

Name: mexiletine

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 1
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 35.25
Molecular weight 179.13
XLogP 2.07
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Used in the treatment of ventricular tachycardia and symptomatic premature ventricular beats, and in the prevention of ventricular fibrilation.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
For an overview of the mechanism of action of mexiletine, please see the DrugBank entry linked to from this ligand page.