CHEBI:104120 - α-methylene γ-butyrolactone

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ChEBI Name α-methylene γ-butyrolactone
ChEBI ID CHEBI:104120
ChEBI ASCII Name alpha-methylene gamma-butyrolactone
Definition A butan-4-olide having a methylene group at the 3-position.
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Formula C5H6O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 98.09990
Monoisotopic Mass 98.037
InChI InChI=1S/C5H6O2/c1-4-2-3-7-5(4)6/h1-3H2
InChIKey GSLDEZOOOSBFGP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES C=C1CCOC1=O
Roles Classification
Application(s): gastrointestinal drug
A drug used for its effects on the gastrointestinal system, e.g. controlling gastric acidity, regulating gastrointestinal motility and water flow, and improving digestion.
anti-ulcer drug
One of various classes of drugs with different action mechanisms used to treat or ameliorate peptic ulcer or irritation of the gastrointestinal tract.
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Outgoing α-methylene γ-butyrolactone (CHEBI:104120) has role anti-ulcer drug (CHEBI:49201)
α-methylene γ-butyrolactone (CHEBI:104120) has role gastrointestinal drug (CHEBI:55324)
α-methylene γ-butyrolactone (CHEBI:104120) is a butan-4-olide (CHEBI:22950)
Incoming anthecotulide (CHEBI:141397) has functional parent α-methylene γ-butyrolactone (CHEBI:104120)
IUPAC Name
3-methylideneoxolan-2-one
Synonyms Sources
3-Methylenedihydro-2(3H)-furanone NIST Chemistry WebBook
alpha-Methylene butyrolactone ChemIDplus
alpha-methylene gamma-butyrolactone ChEBI
α-methylene-γ-butyrolactone ChEBI
α-methylidene-γ-butyrolactone ChEBI
Dihydro-3-methylene-2(3H)-furanone ChemIDplus
Tulipalin A NIST Chemistry WebBook
tulipalin A UniProt
Registry Numbers Types Sources
107939 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
107939 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
547-65-9 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
547-65-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
746139 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
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Last Modified
21 December 2015