nepafenac   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 7564

Synonyms: AHR-9434 | AL-6515 | Nevanac®
Approved drug
nepafenac is an approved drug (FDA (2005), EMA (2007))
Compound class: Synthetic organic
Comment: Nepafenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
IUPHAR Pharmacology Education Project (PEP) logo

View more information in the IUPHAR Pharmacology Education Project: nepafenac

2D Structure
Click here for help
Click here for structure editor
Physico-chemical Properties
Click here for help
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 4
Topological polar surface area 86.18
Molecular weight 254.11
XLogP 1.89
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0
Click here for help
Canonical SMILES NC(=O)Cc1cccc(c1N)C(=O)c1ccccc1
Isomeric SMILES NC(=O)Cc1cccc(c1N)C(=O)c1ccccc1
InChI InChI=1S/C15H14N2O2/c16-13(18)9-11-7-4-8-12(14(11)17)15(19)10-5-2-1-3-6-10/h1-8H,9,17H2,(H2,16,18)
Bioactivity Comments
There is animal model data to support nepafenac's effectiveness as an antiinflammatory agent [1,3-5]. But note that as these are reports of in vivo studies, the drug effect will be caused by the active metabolite, amfenac.