fenoterol   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 557

Synonyms: Berotec® | TH-1165A
Approved drug
fenoterol is an approved drug
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Fenoterol is a short-acting β2-adrenoceptor agonist (sympathomimetic) drug. The clinically used drug is a racemic mixture of enantiomers. We show the structure without specified stereochemistry to represent the mixture. The (S,R) and (R,S) enantiomers are much less active tha the (S,S) and (R,R) enantiomers.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 2
Hydrogen bond donors 5
Rotatable bonds 6
Topological polar surface area 92.95
Molecular weight 303.15
XLogP 2.04
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
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Canonical SMILES CC(Cc1ccc(cc1)O)NCC(c1cc(O)cc(c1)O)O
Isomeric SMILES CC(Cc1ccc(cc1)O)NCC(c1cc(O)cc(c1)O)O
InChI InChI=1S/C17H21NO4/c1-11(6-12-2-4-14(19)5-3-12)18-10-17(22)13-7-15(20)9-16(21)8-13/h2-5,7-9,11,17-22H,6,10H2,1H3
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Summary of Clinical Use Click here for help
Fenoterol may be used as a bronchodilator or to suppress premature labor. There is no information regarding approval for use of fenoterol in humans on the US FDA website. Individual national agencies may have granted marketing approval.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects Click here for help
Fenoterol is an agonist of the β2 adrenoceptor. In the lung activation of this receptor improves bronchial airflow by causing bronchodilation.