Chemical Component Summary

NameCAMPHOR
Identifiers(1R,4R)-1,7,7-trimethylbicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-6-one
FormulaC10 H16 O
Molecular Weight152.23
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC1(C)[C@@H]2CC[C@@]1(C)C(=O)C2
InChIInChI=1S/C10H16O/c1-9(2)7-4-5-10(9,3)8(11)6-7/h7H,4-6H2,1-3H3/t7-,10+/m1/s1
InChIKeyDSSYKIVIOFKYAU-XCBNKYQSSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count27
Chiral Atom Count2
Chiral AtomsC1, C4
Bond Count28
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01744 Different stereochemistry
NameCamphor
Groupsapproved
DescriptionA bicyclic monoterpene ketone found widely in plants, especially cinnamomum camphora. It is used topically as a skin antipruritic and as an anti-infective agent. [PubChem]
SynonymsCamphor oil
Brand Names
  • 701 Dieda Zhengtong Yaogao Medicated Plaster
  • 999 Itch Relief
  • Abridge Cold Sore Treatment
  • Aching Head
Route of administration
  • Auricular (otic)
  • Buccal
  • Cutaneous
  • Cutaneous; Topical
  • Cutaneous; Topical; Transdermal
Categories
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Bornanes
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Hydrocarbons
CAS number76-22-2

Drug Targets

NameSequence SearchPharmacological ActionActions
Camphor 5-monooxygenaseMTTETIQSNANLAPLPPHVPEHLVFDFDMYNPSNLSAGVQEAWAVLQESN...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