CHEBI:59732 - N-methylglucamine

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ChEBI Name N-methylglucamine
ChEBI ID CHEBI:59732
ChEBI ASCII Name N-methylglucamine
Definition A hexosamine that is D-glucitol in which the hydroxy group at position 1 is substituted by the nitrogen of a methylamino group. A crystalline base, it is used in preparing salts of certain acids for use as diagnostic radiopaque media, while its antimonate is used as an antiprotozoal in the treatment of leishmaniasis.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:31811
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Formula C7H17NO5
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 195.21360
Monoisotopic Mass 195.111
InChI InChI=1S/C7H17NO5/c1-8-2-4(10)6(12)7(13)5(11)3-9/h4-13H,2-3H2,1H3/t4-,5+,6+,7+/m0/s1
InChIKey MBBZMMPHUWSWHV-BDVNFPICSA-N
SMILES CNC[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@H](O)CO
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
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Outgoing N-methylglucamine (CHEBI:59732) is a hexosamine (CHEBI:24586)
N-methylglucamine (CHEBI:59732) is a secondary amino compound (CHEBI:50995)
Incoming meglumine amidotrizoate (CHEBI:31812) has part N-methylglucamine (CHEBI:59732)
IUPAC Name
1-deoxy-1-(methylamino)-D-glucitol
INNs Sources
meglumina ChemIDplus
méglumine WHO MedNet
meglumine ChemIDplus
megluminum ChemIDplus
Synonyms Sources
1-deoxy-1-methylaminosorbitol ChemIDplus
N-methyl-D-glucamine ChemIDplus
Manual Xrefs Databases
D01796 KEGG DRUG
LSM-5424 LINCS
Meglumine Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
385906 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
385906 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
6284-40-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
06 March 2017