URE

UREA

URE is found in 58 entries

URE in polymers: 1 entries. Examples include: 4YV8,

URE as free ligands, exist in 57 entries. Examples include 1BV3, 1DDR, 1EP5

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Chemical Component Summary

Name UREA
Identifiers
Formula C H4 N2 O
Molecular Weight 60.06 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES NC(N)=O
InChI InChI=1S/CH4N2O/c2-1(3)4/h(H4,2,3,4)
InChI Key XSQUKJJJFZCRTK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 8
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms
Bond Count 7
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB03904   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Urea
Groups approved
Description A compound formed in the liver from ammonia produced by the deamination of amino acids. It is the principal end product of protein catabolism and constitutes about one half of the total urinary solids. [PubChem]
Synonyms
Brand Names
  • Aluvea
  • Calmurid Crm
  • Calmurid HC Crm
  • Carb-O-philic
  • Carbamex 330mgms
  • Cem-urea
  • Gehwol Fusskraft Callus Softener
  • Gehwol Med Callus
  • Gehwol Med Lipidro
  • Gordons Urea 40
  • Keralac
  • Kerasal Topical Solution
  • Pedipak
  • Rea Lo 39
  • Rea Lo 40
  • Remeven
  • Thomas Formula No 17
  • Thomas Formula No 47
  • Ti-U-lac HC Lotion
  • Ti-U-lac Lotion
  • Umecta Mousse Urea
  • Umecta Pd Urea
  • Umecta Urea
  • Uramaxin
  • Uramaxin Gt
  • Uramaxin Pads
  • Uramaxin Ts
  • Urea
  • Urea 47% Cream
  • Urea Hydrating Topical
  • Urederm Cream 10%
  • Uremol 10 Crm 10%
  • Uremol 10 Lotion 10%
  • Uremol HC
  • Urevaz
  • Utopic
  • Velvelan Crm 10%
  • Velvelan Lot 10%
  • X-viate
  • Yougreen F
[more]
Indication
  • 10% hydrate skin
  • 15% accelerate fibrin degradation
  • 20-30% are antipruritic, break down keratin, decrease the thickness of the stratum corneum and are used in scaling conditions such as ichthysosis
  • 40% are proteolytic and may be used to dissolve and peel dystrophic nails

[Patient Self Care, 2010]
Pharmacology As a humectant, urea draws water into the striatum corneum.
Route of administration
  • oral
  • topical
CAS number 57-13-6
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