CHEBI:9241 - spironolactone

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ChEBI Name spironolactone
Definition A steroid lactone that is 17α-pregn-4-ene-21,17-carbolactone substituted by an oxo group at position 3 and an α-acetylsulfanyl group at position 7.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:45692
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Formula C24H32O4S
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 416.57448
Monoisotopic Mass 416.20213
InChI InChI=1S/C24H32O4S/c1-14(25)29-19-13-15-12-16(26)4-8-22(15,2)17-5-9-23(3)18(21(17)19)6-10-24(23)11-7-20(27)28-24/h12,17-19,21H,4-11,13H2,1-3H3/t17-,18-,19+,21+,22-,23-,24+/m0/s1
SMILES [H][C@]12CC[C@@]3(C)[C@@]([H])(CC[C@@]33CCC(=O)O3)[C@]1([H])[C@@H](CC1=CC(=O)CC[C@]21C)SC(C)=O
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): environmental contaminant
Any minor or unwanted substance introduced into the environment that can have undesired effects.
Biological Role(s): aldosterone antagonist
A compound which inhibits or antagonizes the biosynthesis or actions of aldosterone.
A xenobiotic (Greek, xenos "foreign"; bios "life") is a compound that is foreign to a living organism. Principal xenobiotics include: drugs, carcinogens and various compounds that have been introduced into the environment by artificial means.
Application(s): diuretic
An agent that promotes the excretion of urine through its effects on kidney function.
aldosterone antagonist
A compound which inhibits or antagonizes the biosynthesis or actions of aldosterone.
antihypertensive agent
Any drug used in the treatment of acute or chronic vascular hypertension regardless of pharmacological mechanism.
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Outgoing spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) has role aldosterone antagonist (CHEBI:50844)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) has role antihypertensive agent (CHEBI:35674)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) has role diuretic (CHEBI:35498)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) has role environmental contaminant (CHEBI:78298)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) has role xenobiotic (CHEBI:35703)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) is a 3-oxo-Δ4 steroid (CHEBI:47909)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) is a oxaspiro compound (CHEBI:37948)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) is a steroid lactone (CHEBI:26766)
spironolactone (CHEBI:9241) is a thioester (CHEBI:51277)
INNs Sources
espironolactona ChEBI
spironolactone ChEBI
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Synonyms Sources
Spironolactone KEGG COMPOUND
spironolattone ChEBI
Manual Xrefs Databases
2475 DrugCentral
DB00421 DrugBank
HMDB0014565 HMDB
Spironolactone Wikipedia
US3013012 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
52-01-7 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
57767 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
57767 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
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11300427 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
04 May 2017
General Comment
2014-10-29 Stravs M, Schymanski E, Singer H, Department of Environmental Chemistry, Eawag