Ligand id: 9086

Name: pholcodine

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 1
Rotatable bonds 4
Topological polar surface area 54.4
Molecular weight 398.22
XLogP 0.26
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
In the UK, pholcodine is a component of many over the counter cough medications, for the relief of acute non-productive cough associated with upper respiratory tract infections. In the US, pholcodine is classed as a Schedule I drug and is not prescribed.
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