Sulfuric Acids

Name
Sulfuric Acids
Accession Number
DBCAT001037
Description

Inorganic and organic derivatives of sulfuric acid (H2SO4). The salts and esters of sulfuric acid are known as SULFATES and SULFURIC ACID ESTERS respectively.

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
Magnesium sulfateA drug used to treat convulsions during pregnancy, nephritis in children, magnesium deficiency, and tetany.
Pentosan polysulfateA sulfated pentosyl polysaccharide used to treat bladder pain and discomfort due to interstitial cystitis.
ManganeseA transition metal used for supplementation of manganese during Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN).
Cupric sulfateA compound used as an intravenous copper supplement for Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN).
Potassium alumPotassium alum is considered safe by the FDA and its use is in homepathic or OTC products. Due to its presence in several different drugs, the main indications for the...
Zinc sulfateA drug used to replenish low levels of zinc or prevent zinc deficiency, or to test for zinc deficiency.
Sodium sulfateAn agent used for bowel cleansing prior to colonoscopy or barium enema X-ray examination.
Thiosulfuric acidA sulfur donor used for sequential use with sodium nitrite for the reversal of acute cyanide poisoning that is judged to be life-threatening.
Barium sulfateA contrast agent used for CT scans of the gastrointestinal tract.
Aluminum sulfateA medication used to prevent infections and to treat minor bleeding.
Ferric subsulfateFerric subsulfate is a stypic or hemostatic agent that causes agglutination of surface proteins resulting in local hemostasis. It has the chemical formula Fe4(OH)2(SO4)5. It is used after superficial skin...
Potassium sulfateAn osmotic laxative used to cleanse the colon before a colonoscopy.
Phenyl hydrogen sulfateNot Annotated
Calcium sulfateNot Annotated
Gold sodium thiosulfateNot Annotated
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Magnesium sulfateVoltage-dependent L-type calcium channeltarget
Pentosan polysulfateFibroblast growth factor 1target
Pentosan polysulfateFibroblast growth factor 4target
Pentosan polysulfateFibroblast growth factor 2target
ManganeseCytoplasmic aconitate hydrataseenzyme
ManganeseIsocitrate dehydrogenase [NAD] subunit alpha, mitochondrialtarget
ManganeseIsocitrate dehydrogenase [NAD] subunit gamma, mitochondrialtarget
ManganeseTGF-beta-activated kinase 1 and MAP3K7-binding protein 1target
ManganeseArginase-1target
ManganeseSerotransferrintarget
Cupric sulfateSerum albumintransporter
Cupric sulfateCeruloplasmintransporter
Cupric sulfatePhenylalanine-4-hydroxylaseenzyme
Cupric sulfateProtein-lysine 6-oxidaseenzyme
Cupric sulfateCytochrome c oxidase subunit 1enzyme
Potassium alumSerum albumincarrier
Zinc sulfateAlkaline phosphatase, placental-likeenzyme
Sodium sulfateCarbonic anhydrase 2target
Sodium sulfateCarbonic anhydrase 1target
Thiosulfuric acidThiosulfate sulfurtransferaseenzyme
Potassium sulfateSodium/potassium-transporting ATPase subunit alpha-1target