Chemical Component Summary

Name1-THIOETHANESULFONIC ACID
Identifiers2-sulfanylethanesulfonic acid
FormulaC2 H6 O3 S2
Molecular Weight142.20
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESO[S](=O)(=O)CCS
InChIInChI=1S/C2H6O3S2/c3-7(4,5)2-1-6/h6H,1-2H2,(H,3,4,5)
InChIKeyZNEWHQLOPFWXOF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count13
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count12
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB09110 
NameCoenzyme M
Groups
  • approved
  • investigational
DescriptionCoenzyme M (commonly known by its salt form, Mesna) is a synthetic sulfhydryl (thiol) compound and is used for prophylaxis of Ifosfamide and cyclophosphamide induced hemorrhagic cystitis.[A18572]
Synonyms
  • reduced coenzyme M
  • 2-mercaptoethanesulfonic acid
  • 2-mercaptoethylsulfonate
  • 2-Mercaptoethane
  • 2-Mercaptoethanesulfonate
Brand Names
  • Mesnex
  • Uromitexan Inj 100mg/ml
  • Mesna
  • Uromitexan
  • Ifosfamide and Mesna
IndicationMesna is a uroprotective agent and is used prophylactically to reduce ifosfamide and cyclophosphamide induced hemorrhagic cystitis.[A18572]
Categories
  • Acids
  • Acids, Noncarboxylic
  • Alkanes
  • Alkanesulfonates
  • Alkanesulfonic Acids
ATC-Code
  • R05CB05
  • V03AF01
CAS number3375-50-6

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Glutathione reductase, mitochondrialMALLPRALSAGAGPSWRRAARAFRGFLLLLPEPAALTRALSRAMACRQEP...unknownsubstrate
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