Chemical Component Summary

Name Alpha-D-Allopyranose
Identifiers (2S,3R,4R,5S,6R)-6-(hydroxymethyl)oxane-2,3,4,5-tetrol
Formula C6 H12 O6
Molecular Weight 180.16 g/mol
Type D-saccharide
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]1O[C@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChI InChI=1S/C6H12O6/c7-1-2-3(8)4(9)5(10)6(11)12-2/h2-11H,1H2/t2-,3-,4-,5-,6+/m1/s1

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 24
Chiral Atom Count 5
Chiral Atoms C1 C2 C3 C4 C5
Bond Count 24
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB09341   (Different stereochemistry)
Name Glucose
  • approved
  • vet_approved
  • D-Glc
  • D-Glcp
  • D-glucopyranose
  • Dextrose
  • Glc-OH
Salts dextrose monohydrate
Brand Names
  • Acd A
  • Acd Blood-pack Units (pl 146 Plastic)
  • Acd-A
  • Anticoagulant Citrate Dextrose A
  • Anticoagulant Citrate Dextrose A Acd-A
Route of administration
  • Extracorporeal
  • Hemodialysis
  • Intravenous
  • Parenteral
  • Blood and Blood Forming Organs
  • Blood Substitutes and Perfusion Solutions
  • Carbohydrates
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Diet, Food, and Nutrition
  • V04CA02
  • C05BB56
  • V06DC01
  • B05CX01
CAS number 2280-44-6
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID: 21059682