Chemical Component Summary

Name2-HYDROXY-4-AMINOBENZOIC ACID
Identifiers4-amino-2-hydroxy-benzoic acid
FormulaC7 H7 N O3
Molecular Weight153.13
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNc1ccc(C(O)=O)c(O)c1
InChIInChI=1S/C7H7NO3/c8-4-1-2-5(7(10)11)6(9)3-4/h1-3,9H,8H2,(H,10,11)
InChIKeyWUBBRNOQWQTFEX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count18
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count18
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00233 
NameAminosalicylic acid
Groupsapproved
DescriptionAn antitubercular agent often administered in association with isoniazid. The sodium salt of the drug is better tolerated than the free acid.
Synonyms
  • 4-amino-2-hydroxybenzoic acid
  • para-aminosalicylic acid
  • p-aminosalicylic acid
  • para-amino salicylic acid
  • 4-aminosalicylate
Brand Names
  • Nemasol Sodium Tab 500mg
  • Granupas
  • Paser
IndicationFor the treatment of tuberculosis
Categories
  • Acids, Carbocyclic
  • Aminobenzoates
  • Aminosalicylic Acid and Derivatives
  • Aminosalicylic Acids
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
ATC-Code
  • J04AA02
  • J04AA03
  • J04AA01
CAS number65-49-6

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 2MLARALLLCAVLALSHTANPCCSHPCQNRGVCMSVGFDQYKCDCTRTGFY...unknowninhibitor
Inhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit alphaMERPPGLRPGAGGPWEMRERLGTGGFGNVCLYQHRELDLKIAIKSCRLEL...unknowninhibitor
Arachidonate 5-lipoxygenaseMPSYTVTVATGSQWFAGTDDYIYLSLVGSAGCSEKHLLDKPFYNDFERGA...unknowninhibitor
Group IIE secretory phospholipase A2MKSPHVLVFLCLLVALVTGNLVQFGVMIEKMTGKSALQYNDYGCYCGIGG...unknownunknown
MyeloperoxidaseMGVPFFSSLRCMVDLGPCWAGGLTAEMKLLLALAGLLAILATPQPSEGAA...unknowninhibitor
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
CCDC/CSDURUDER
PubChem4649
ChEBICHEBI:27565
ChEMBLCHEMBL1169
PharosCHEMBL1169