Chemical Component Summary

Identifiers (2R,3R,4R,5R)-2-(hydroxymethyl)piperidine-3,4,5-triol
Formula C6 H13 N O4
Molecular Weight 163.17 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES OC[C@H]1NC[C@@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]1O
InChI InChI=1S/C6H13NO4/c8-2-3-5(10)6(11)4(9)1-7-3/h3-11H,1-2H2/t3-,4-,5-,6-/m1/s1

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 24
Chiral Atom Count 4
Chiral Atoms C4 C3 C2 C5
Bond Count 24
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB03206   (Different stereochemistry)
Name 1-Deoxynojirimycin
Groups experimental
Description An alpha-glucosidase inhibitor with antiviral action. Derivatives of deoxynojirimycin may have anti-HIV activity. [PubChem]
  • 1-Deoxy-Nojirimycin
  • 1-Deoxymannojirimycin
  • 1,5-Deoxy-1,5-imino-D-mannitol
  • 1,5-Dideoxy-1,5-imino-D-glucitol
  • DNJ
  • DNM
  • NOJ
Brand Names
  • Antiviral Agents
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
CAS number 19130-96-2
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