Chemical Component Summary

Name XENON
Identifiers
Formula Xe
Molecular Weight 131.29 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES [Xe]
InChI InChI=1S/Xe
InChI Key FHNFHKCVQCLJFQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 1
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 0
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB09315   (Different stereochemistry)
Name Xenon-133
Groups approved
Description Xenon-133 is an isotope of xenon. It is a radionuclide that is inhaled to assess pulmonary function, and to image the lungs. It is also used to image blood flow, particularly in the brain.
Synonyms
  • Xenon (133 xe)
  • Xenon (133Xe) gas
  • Xenon Xe 133
  • Xenon XE-133
  • Xenon, Xe-133
Brand Names
  • Xenon
  • Xenon, Xe-133
Route of administration Respiratory (inhalation)
Categories
  • Diagnostic Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Respiratory System
ATC-Code V09EX03
CAS number 14932-42-4
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