Chemical Component Summary

Identifiers(2S,4aS,6aR,6aS,6bR,8aR,10S,12aS,14bR)-10-(4-hydroxy-4-oxo-butanoyl)oxy-2,4a,6a,6b,9,9,12a-heptamethyl-13-oxo-3,4,5,6,6a,7,8,8a,10,11,12,14b-dodecahydro-1H-picene-2-carboxylic acid
FormulaC34 H50 O7
Molecular Weight570.76
Isomeric SMILESCC1(C)[C@H](CC[C@@]2(C)[C@H]1CC[C@]1(C)[C@@H]2C(=O)C=C2[C@@H]3C[C@](C)(CC[C@]3(C)CC[C@@]12C)C(O)=O)OC(=O)CCC(O)=O

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count91
Chiral Atom Count9
Chiral AtomsC10, C14, C17, C18, C21, C3, C5, C8, C9
Bond Count95
Aromatic Bond Count0
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB02329 Different stereochemistry
DescriptionAn agent derived from licorice root. It is used for the treatment of digestive tract ulcers, especially in the stomach. Antidiuretic side effects are frequent, but otherwise the drug is low in toxicity. [PubChem]
SaltsCarbenoxolone disodium
Brand Names
  • Carbelone
  • Carbosan
  • Carboxe
  • Copu
  • Herpesan
  • Alimentary Tract and Metabolism
  • Anti-Ulcer Agents
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Drugs for Acid Related Disorders
  • Drugs for Peptic Ulcer and Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (Gord)
  • A02BX71
  • A02BX51
  • A02BX01
CAS number5697-56-3
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682