tazarotene   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 6952

Synonyms: AGN-190168 | Tazorac® | Zorac®
Approved drug
tazarotene is an approved drug (FDA (1997))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Tazarotene is a vitamin A-like retinoid that binds all isoforms of the retinoic acid receptor, but may show selectivity for the β, and γ isoforms acting via which may result in altered gene expression that provides the beneficial effects on skin condition. Tazarotene is essentailly a prodrug, with tazarotenic acid (PubChem CID 147525) being the active metabolite.
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2D Structure
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Physico-chemical Properties
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Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 0
Rotatable bonds 3
Topological polar surface area 64.49
Molecular weight 351.13
XLogP 5.62
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1
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Canonical SMILES CCOC(=O)c1ccc(nc1)C#Cc1ccc2c(c1)C(C)(C)CCS2
Isomeric SMILES CCOC(=O)c1ccc(nc1)C#Cc1ccc2c(c1)C(C)(C)CCS2
InChI InChI=1S/C21H21NO2S/c1-4-24-20(23)16-7-9-17(22-14-16)8-5-15-6-10-19-18(13-15)21(2,3)11-12-25-19/h6-7,9-10,13-14H,4,11-12H2,1-3H3
1. Charton J, Deprez-Poulain R, Hennuyer N, Tailleux A, Staels B, Deprez B. (2009)
Novel non-carboxylic acid retinoids: 1,2,4-oxadiazol-5-one derivatives.
Bioorg Med Chem Lett, 19 (2): 489-92. [PMID:19058965]