Chemical Component Summary

Name1,8-dihydroxyanthracene-9,10-dione
Identifiers1,8-dihydroxyanthracene-9,10-dione
FormulaC14 H8 O4
Molecular Weight240.21
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOc1cccc2C(=O)c3cccc(O)c3C(=O)c12
InChIInChI=1S/C14H8O4/c15-9-5-1-3-7-11(9)14(18)12-8(13(7)17)4-2-6-10(12)16/h1-6,15-16H
InChIKeyQBPFLULOKWLNNW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count26
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count28
Aromatic Bond Count12
Leaving Atomsn/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04816 Different stereochemistry
NameDantron
Groups
  • investigational
  • withdrawn
DescriptionWithdrawn from the Canadian, US, and UK markets in 1998 due to genotoxicity.
Synonyms
  • 1,8-dihydroxy-9,10-anthracenedione
  • 1,8-dihydroxy-9,10-anthraquinone
  • 1,8-dihydroxyanthra-9,10-quinone
  • 1,8-Dihydroxyanthrachinon
  • 1,8-Dihydroxyanthraquinone
Brand Names
  • Doss Tab
  • Regulex D Cap
  • Altan
  • Antrapurol
  • Bancon
Route of administrationOral
Categories
  • Alimentary Tract and Metabolism
  • Anthracenes
  • Cathartics
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Contact Laxatives
ATC-Code
  • A06AB53
  • A06AG03
  • A06AB03
CAS number117-10-2