Chemical Component Summary

Name DIHYDROLIPOIC ACID
Identifiers (6R)-6,8-disulfanyloctanoic acid
(6R)-6,8-bis-sulfanyloctanoic acid
Formula C8 H16 O2 S2
Molecular Weight 208.34 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES OC(=O)CCCC[C@@H](S)CCS
InChI InChI=1S/C8H16O2S2/c9-8(10)4-2-1-3-7(12)5-6-11/h7,11-12H,1-6H2,(H,9,10)/t7-/m1/s1
InChI Key IZFHEQBZOYJLPK-SSDOTTSWSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 28
Chiral Atom Count 1
Chiral Atoms C6
Bond Count 27
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms OXT

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB03760   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Dihydrolipoic Acid
Groups experimental
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Brand Names
CAS number 462-20-4
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