cefadroxil   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4831

Synonyms: Duricef®
Approved drug
cefadroxil is an approved drug (FDA (1978))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Cefadroxil is a cephalosporin antibacterial. Like penicillin it is a β-lactam compound.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 7
Hydrogen bond donors 4
Rotatable bonds 5
Topological polar surface area 158.26
Molecular weight 363.09
XLogP -2.6
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
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Canonical SMILES O=C(C(c1ccc(cc1)O)N)NC1C(=O)N2C1SCC(=C2C(=O)O)C
Isomeric SMILES O=C([C@@H](c1ccc(cc1)O)N)N[C@@H]1C(=O)N2[C@@H]1SCC(=C2C(=O)O)C
InChI InChI=1S/C16H17N3O5S/c1-7-6-25-15-11(14(22)19(15)12(7)16(23)24)18-13(21)10(17)8-2-4-9(20)5-3-8/h2-5,10-11,15,20H,6,17H2,1H3,(H,18,21)(H,23,24)/t10-,11-,15-/m1/s1
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Summary of Clinical Use Click here for help
Cefadroxil is used to treat bacterial infections.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects Click here for help
Cefadroxil causes bacterial cell lysis by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis by binding to penicillin-binding proteins within the bacterial cell wall.