- Guide to PHARMACOLOGY
Molecular properties generated using the CDK
|Compound class||Synthetic organic|
|Ligand families/groups||Antimalarial ligands|
|Approved drug?||Yes (FDA & UK (1991))|
|WHO Essential Medicine||WHO Model List of Essential Medicines (21st List, 2019). Access PDF version.|
|International Nonproprietary Names|
|Azithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic with broad-spectrum activity against gram-positive and atypical bacteria. The compound also has antimalarial activity.
Azithromycin is one of the watch group antibacterials in the the World Health Organisation's List of Essential Medicines. Click here to access the pdf version of the WHO's 21st Essential Medicines list (2019).
The Malaria tab on this ligand page provides additional curator comments of relevance to the Guide to MALARIA PHARMACOLOGY.
|CAS Registry No.||83905-01-5 (source: Scifinder)|
|GtoPdb PubChem SID||178103124|
|RCSB PDB Ligand||ZIT|
|Search Google for chemical match using the InChIKey||MQTOSJVFKKJCRP-BICOPXKESA-N|
|Search Google for chemicals with the same backbone||MQTOSJVFKKJCRP|
|Search PubMed clinical trials||azithromycin|
|Search PubMed titles||azithromycin|
|Search PubMed titles/abstracts||azithromycin|
|Search UniChem for chemical match using the InChIKey||MQTOSJVFKKJCRP-BICOPXKESA-N|
|Search UniChem for chemicals with the same backbone||MQTOSJVFKKJCRP|
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