amodiaquine

Ligand id: 10018

Name: amodiaquine

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 6
Topological polar surface area 48.39
Molecular weight 355.15
XLogP 4.15
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Amodiaquine does not have FDA or EMA approval but is the active antimalarial compound contained in a number of drugs that are approved in jurisdictions in Africa (Kenya and Tanzania), Colombia and Pakistan. It is used to treat uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria, usually in combination with artesunate. Amodiaquine should not be used as a preventative therapy. Recommendations for the use of amodiaquine + artesunate are provided in the WHO Guidelines for the treatment of malaria [5].