EAA

ETHACRYNIC ACID


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Chemical Component Summary

NameETHACRYNIC ACID
Identifiers2-[2,3-dichloro-4-(2-methylidenebutanoyl)phenoxy]ethanoic acid
FormulaC13 H12 Cl2 O4
Molecular Weight303.14
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCCC(=C)C(=O)c1ccc(OCC(O)=O)c(Cl)c1Cl
InChIInChI=1S/C13H12Cl2O4/c1-3-7(2)13(18)8-4-5-9(12(15)11(8)14)19-6-10(16)17/h4-5H,2-3,6H2,1H3,(H,16,17)
InChIKeyAVOLMBLBETYQHX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count31
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count31
Aromatic Bond Count6

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00903 
NameEtacrynic acid
Groups
  • approved
  • investigational
DescriptionA compound that inhibits symport of sodium, potassium, and chloride primarily in the ascending limb of Henle, but also in the proximal and distal tubules. This pharmacological action results in excretion of these ions, increased urinary output, and reduction in extracellular fluid. This compound has been classified as a loop or high ceiling diuretic.
Synonyms
  • Acidum etacrynicum
  • ácido etacrínico
  • Ethacrynate
  • Ethacrynic acid
  • Acide étacrynique
Brand Names
  • Edecrin Tab 50mg
  • Sodium Edecrin
  • Vpi-ethacrynate Sodium
  • Edecrin
  • Edecrin Sodium
IndicationFor the treatment of high blood pressure and edema caused by diseases like congestive heart failure, liver failure, and kidney failure.
Categories
  • Acetates
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Agents that produce neuromuscular block (indirect)
  • Aryloxyacetic Acid Derivatives
  • Cardiovascular Agents
ATC-CodeC03CC01
CAS number58-54-8

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Sodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1MGKGVGRDKYEPAAVSEQGDKKGKKGKKDRDMDELKKEVSMDDHKLSLDE...unknowninhibitor
Solute carrier family 12 member 1MSLNNSSNVFLDSVPSNTNRFQVSVINENHESSAAADDNTDPPHYEETSF...unknowninhibitor
Lymphoid enhancer-binding factor 1MPQLSGGGGGGGGDPELCATDEMIPFKDEGDPQKEKIFAEISHPEEEGDL...unknown
Glutathione S-transferase PMPPYTVVYFPVRGRCAALRMLLADQGQSWKEEVVTVETWQEGSLKASCLY...unknowninhibitor
Glutathione S-transferase A2MAEKPKLHYSNIRGRMESIRWLLAAAGVEFEEKFIKSAEDLDKLRNDGYL...unknowninhibitor
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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