Active Ingredient History

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Nitrofurazone is used to treat burns that have become infected. It is also used to treat skin infections due to skin grafts. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. The exact mechanism of action is unknown. Nitrofurazone inhibits several bacterial enzymes, especially those involved in the aerobic and anaerobic degradation of glucose and pyruvate. The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Nitrofurazone, which give rise to further complications include Peripheral neuropathy, Thromboembolic disorder.   NCATS

  • SMILES: NC(=O)N\N=C\C1=CC=C(O1)[N+]([O-])=O
  • Mol. Mass: 198.1362
  • ALogP: 0.6
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
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  • Mechanism of Action:
  • Multi-specific: Missing data
  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Missing data
  • Delivery Methods: Topical
  • Pro Drug: Yes
5-nitro-2-furaldehyde semicarbazone | actin-n | aldomycin | babrocid | furacilin | furacin | furacine | furacycline | furaldon | furaziline | furazone | nifuzon | nitrofural | nitrofuraldehyde semicarbazone | nitrofuran | nitrofurazone | nitrozone


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