CHEBI:4907 - etidronic acid

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ChEBI Name etidronic acid
Definition A 1,1-bis(phosphonic acid) that is (ethane-1,1-diyl)bis(phosphonic acid) having a hydroxy substituent at the 1-position. It inhibits the formation, growth, and dissolution of hydroxyapatite crystals by chemisorption to calcium phosphate surfaces.
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Submitter Anonymous
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:63588
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Formula C2H8O7P2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 206.02820
Monoisotopic Mass 205.97453
InChI InChI=1S/C2H8O7P2/c1-2(3,10(4,5)6)11(7,8)9/h3H,1H3,(H2,4,5,6)(H2,7,8,9)
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): chelator
A ligand with two or more separate binding sites that can bind to a single metallic central atom, forming a chelate.
Application(s): antineoplastic agent
A substance that inhibits or prevents the proliferation of neoplasms.
bone density conservation agent
An agent that inhibits bone resorption and/or favor bone mineralization and bone regeneration. Used to heal bone fractures and to treat bone diseases such as osteopenia and osteoporosis.
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Outgoing etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907) has role antineoplastic agent (CHEBI:35610)
etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907) has role bone density conservation agent (CHEBI:50646)
etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907) has role chelator (CHEBI:38161)
etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907) is a 1,1-bis(phosphonic acid) (CHEBI:77383)
etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907) is conjugate acid of etidronic acid(2−) (CHEBI:77356)
Incoming etidronic acid(2−) (CHEBI:77356) is conjugate base of etidronic acid (CHEBI:4907)
(1-hydroxyethane-1,1-diyl)bis(phosphonic acid)
INNs Sources
acide étidronique WHO MedNet
ácido etidrónico WHO MedNet
acidum etidronicum DrugBank
etidronic acid KEGG DRUG
Synonyms Sources
(1-Hydroxyethylene)diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
(1-Hydroxyethylidene)bis(phosphonic acid) ChemIDplus
(1-Hydroxyethylidene)bisphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
(1-Hydroxyethylidene)diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
(Hydroxyethylidene)diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
1,1,1-Ethanetriol diphosphonate ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxy-1,1-diphosphonoethane ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethane-1,1-bisphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethane-1,1-diphosphonate ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethane-1,1-diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethanediphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-bisphosphonate ChemIDplus
1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid KEGG COMPOUND
1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
Acetodiphosphonic acid DrugBank
EHDP DrugBank
ethane-1-hydroxy-1,1-bisphosphonic acid ChEBI
Ethane-1-hydroxy-1,1-diphosphonate ChemIDplus
Ethane-1-hydroxy-1,1-diphosphonic acid ChemIDplus
etidronate ChEBI
Etidronsäure DrugBank
HEDP DrugBank
Hydroxyethanediphosphonic acid DrugBank
Oxyethylidenediphosphonic acid DrugBank
Manual Xrefs Databases
1098 DrugCentral
911 PDBeChem
DB01077 DrugBank
Etidronic_acid Wikipedia
HMDB0015210 HMDB
US3159581 Patent
US3400147 Patent
US3468935 Patent
US3475486 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1789291 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
2809-21-4 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
2809-21-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
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Last Modified
22 February 2017
General Comment
2014-05-13 Etidronic acid can be found in blood and urine samples of individuals who have taken this drug.