Chemical Component Summary

NameCETYL-TRIMETHYL-AMMONIUM
Identifiershexadecyl-trimethyl-azanium
FormulaC19 H42 N
Molecular Weight284.54
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC[N+](C)(C)C
InChIInChI=1S/C19H42N/c1-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20(2,3)4/h5-19H2,1-4H3/q+1
InChIKeyRLGQACBPNDBWTB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge1
Atom Count62
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count61
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01718 
NameCetrimonium
Groupsapproved
DescriptionCetrimonium is a quaternary ammonium cation whose salts are used as antiseptics.
Synonyms
  • Cetrimonium bromide
  • N,N,N-Trimethyl-1-hexadecanaminium
  • Cetrimonium hydroxide
  • Cetyl-Trimethyl-Ammonium
  • Cetrimonium chloride
Brand Names
  • Dr. Zheng bacteriostatic solution
  • Savlon Hospital Concentrate
  • Xylonor
  • Cetrimide Tincture 0.5%
  • Bye Bye Burn Lot
Categories
  • Amines
  • Ammonium Compounds
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Antiseptics and Disinfectants
ATC-Code
  • D08AJ04
  • D11AC01
  • R02AA17
  • D08AJ02
CAS number6899-10-1

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Cyclopropane mycolic acid synthase MmaA2MVNDLTPHFEDVQAHYDLSDDFFRLFLDPTQTYSCAHFEREDMTLEEAQI...unknown
Cyclopropane mycolic acid synthase 1MPDELKPHFANVQAHYDLSDDFFRLFLDPTQTYSCAYFERDDMTLQEAQI...unknown
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

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem2681
ChEBICHEBI:39561
ChEMBLCHEMBL1183605