CHEBI:2668 - amlodipine

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ChEBI Name amlodipine
Definition A fully substituted dialkyl 1,4-dihydropyridine-3,5-dicarboxylate derivative, which is used for the treatment of hypertension, chronic stable angina and confirmed or suspected vasospastic angina.
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Formula C20H25ClN2O5
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 408.87600
Monoisotopic Mass 408.14520
InChI InChI=1S/C20H25ClN2O5/c1-4-28-20(25)18-15(11-27-10-9-22)23-12(2)16(19(24)26-3)17(18)13-7-5-6-8-14(13)21/h5-8,17,23H,4,9-11,22H2,1-3H3
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
Biological Role(s): calcium channel blocker
One of a class of drugs that acts by selective inhibition of calcium influx through cell membranes or on the release and binding of calcium in intracellular pools.
Application(s): antihypertensive agent
Any drug used in the treatment of acute or chronic vascular hypertension regardless of pharmacological mechanism.
vasodilator agent
A drug used to cause dilation of the blood vessels.
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Outgoing amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) has role antihypertensive agent (CHEBI:35674)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) has role calcium channel blocker (CHEBI:38215)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) has role vasodilator agent (CHEBI:35620)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) is a dihydropyridine (CHEBI:50075)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) is a ethyl ester (CHEBI:23990)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) is a methyl ester (CHEBI:25248)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) is a monochlorobenzenes (CHEBI:83403)
amlodipine (CHEBI:2668) is a primary amino compound (CHEBI:50994)
Incoming amlodipine benzenesulfonate (CHEBI:2669) has part amlodipine (CHEBI:2668)
(R)-amlodipine (CHEBI:53795) is a amlodipine (CHEBI:2668)
(S)-amlodipine (CHEBI:53796) is a amlodipine (CHEBI:2668)
3-ethyl 5-methyl 2-[(2-aminoethoxy)methyl]-4-(2-chlorophenyl)-6-methyl-1,4-dihydropyridine-3,5-dicarboxylate
INNs Sources
amlodipine ChEBI
amlodipine KEGG DRUG
amlodipino DrugBank
amlodipinum DrugBank
Synonyms Sources
3-Ethyl-5-methyl (±)-2-(2-aminoethoxymethyl)-4-(o-chlorophenyl)-1,4-dihydro-6-methyl-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylate ChemIDplus
Amlodipine Free Base DrugBank
Manual Xrefs Databases
183 DrugCentral
2963 VSDB
Amlodipine Wikipedia
DB00381 DrugBank
EP89167 Patent
US4572909 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
3570229 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
3570229 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
88150-42-9 CAS Registry Number DrugBank
88150-42-9 CAS Registry Number KEGG DRUG
88150-42-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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22 February 2017