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Chemical Component Summary

Name Thiomersal
Identifiers ethyl[2-(sulfanyl-kappaS)benzoato]mercury
Formula C9 H10 Hg O2 S
Molecular Weight 382.83 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES CC[Hg]Sc1ccccc1C(O)=O
InChI InChI=1S/C7H6O2S.C2H5.Hg/c8-7(9)5-3-1-2-4-6(5)10;1-2;/h1-4,10H,(H,8,9);1H2,2H3;/q;;+1/p-1

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 23
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 23
Aromatic Bond Count 6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB02731   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Thimerosal
Groups experimental
Description A topical antiseptic used on skin and mucous membranes. It is also used as a preservative in pharmaceuticals. [PubChem]
  • [(o-carboxyphenyl)thio]ethylmercury
  • 2-(ethylmercuri-thio)-benzoic acid
  • EMT
  • ethylmercurithiosalicylic acid
Brand Names
  • Preservatives, Pharmaceutical
  • ["D26.650.702", "D27.720.744.771"]
  • Antiseptic Agents
  • []
CAS number 148-61-8
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