Chemical Component Summary

Name{[-(BIS-CARBOXYMETHYL-AMINO)-ETHYL]-CARBOXYMETHYL-AMINO}-ACETIC ACID
Identifiers2-[2-(bis(carboxymethyl)amino)ethyl-(carboxymethyl)amino]ethanoic acid
FormulaC10 H16 N2 O8
Molecular Weight292.24
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)CN(CCN(CC(O)=O)CC(O)=O)CC(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C10H16N2O8/c13-7(14)3-11(4-8(15)16)1-2-12(5-9(17)18)6-10(19)20/h1-6H2,(H,13,14)(H,15,16)(H,17,18)(H,19,20)
InChIKeyKCXVZYZYPLLWCC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count36
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count35
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00974 
NameEdetic acid
Groups
  • approved
  • vet_approved
DescriptionA chelating agent (chelating agents) that sequesters a variety of polyvalent cations. It is used in pharmaceutical manufacturing and as a food additive.
Synonyms
  • Acido edetico
  • {[-(bis-carboxymethyl-amino)-ethyl]-carboxymethyl-amino}-acetic acid
  • (ethylenedinitrilo)tetraacetic acid, ion(4−)
  • Acide edetique
  • Acidum edeticum
Brand Names
  • Foam Care Pcmx Surgical Hand Scrub
  • YIGANERJING SuifurSoap
IndicationFor the reduction of blood levels and depot stores of lead in lead poisoning (acute and chronic) and lead encephalopathy, in both pediatric populations and adults.
Categories
  • Acetates
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Amines
  • Anticoagulants
  • Calcium Chelating Activity
CAS number60-00-4

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Lead-unknownchelator
Iron-unknownchelator
Manganese cation-unknownchelator
Adenosine deaminaseMAQTPAFDKPKVELHVHLDGSIKPETILYYGRRRGIALPANTAEGLLNVI...unknowninhibitor
Serum paraoxonase/lactonase 3MGKLVALVLLGVGLSLVGEMFLAFRERVNASREVEPVEPENCHLIEELES...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