Identification

Generic Name
Carmofur
DrugBank Accession Number
DB09010
Background

Carmofur is a derivative of fluorouracil, and is an antineoplastic agent that has been used in the treatment of breast and colorectal cancer. Carmofur has been known to induce leukoencephalopathy.

Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Withdrawn
Structure
Weight
Average: 257.2614
Monoisotopic: 257.117569598
Chemical Formula
C11H16FN3O3
Synonyms
  • Carmofur

Pharmacology

Indication

Not Available

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Pharmacodynamics

Not Available

Mechanism of action
Not Available
Absorption

Not Available

Volume of distribution

Not Available

Protein binding

Not Available

Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination

Not Available

Half-life

Not Available

Clearance

Not Available

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Toxicity

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Pathways
Not Available
Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
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DrugInteraction
Darbepoetin alfaThe risk or severity of Thrombosis can be increased when Darbepoetin alfa is combined with Carmofur.
ErythropoietinThe risk or severity of Thrombosis can be increased when Erythropoietin is combined with Carmofur.
Methoxy polyethylene glycol-epoetin betaThe risk or severity of Thrombosis can be increased when Methoxy polyethylene glycol-epoetin beta is combined with Carmofur.
PeginesatideThe risk or severity of Thrombosis can be increased when Peginesatide is combined with Carmofur.
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Food Interactions
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International/Other Brands
Mifurol (Bayer) / Yamaful

Categories

ATC Codes
L01BC04 — Carmofur
Drug Categories
Chemical TaxonomyProvided by Classyfire
Description
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as halopyrimidines. These are aromatic compounds containing a halogen atom linked to a pyrimidine ring. Pyrimidine is a 6-membered ring consisting of four carbon atoms and two nitrogen centers at the 1- and 3- ring positions.
Kingdom
Organic compounds
Super Class
Organoheterocyclic compounds
Class
Diazines
Sub Class
Pyrimidines and pyrimidine derivatives
Direct Parent
Halopyrimidines
Alternative Parents
Pyrimidones / Hydropyrimidines / Aryl fluorides / Vinylogous amides / Heteroaromatic compounds / Ureas / Lactams / Azacyclic compounds / Organopnictogen compounds / Organooxygen compounds
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Substituents
Aromatic heteromonocyclic compound / Aryl fluoride / Aryl halide / Azacycle / Carbonic acid derivative / Halopyrimidine / Heteroaromatic compound / Hydrocarbon derivative / Hydropyrimidine / Lactam
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Molecular Framework
Aromatic heteromonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
HA82M3RAB2
CAS number
61422-45-5
InChI Key
AOCCBINRVIKJHY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI
InChI=1S/C11H16FN3O3/c1-2-3-4-5-6-13-10(17)15-7-8(12)9(16)14-11(15)18/h7H,2-6H2,1H3,(H,13,17)(H,14,16,18)
IUPAC Name
5-fluoro-N-hexyl-2,4-dioxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidine-1-carboxamide
SMILES
CCCCCCNC(=O)N1C=C(F)C(=O)NC1=O

References

Synthesis Reference

U.S. Patent 4,071,519.

General References
Not Available
KEGG Drug
D01784
PubChem Compound
2577
PubChem Substance
310264969
ChemSpider
2479
BindingDB
50431275
ChEBI
31360
ChEMBL
CHEMBL460499
ZINC
ZINC000001542916
Drugs.com
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Wikipedia
Carmofur

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
Not Available
Dosage Forms
Not Available
Prices
Not Available
Patents
Not Available

Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueSource
melting point (°C)283U.S. Patent 4,071,519.
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.0491 mg/mLALOGPS
logP2.57ALOGPS
logP1.44ChemAxon
logS-3.7ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)7.88ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-8.3ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count2ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area78.51 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count5ChemAxon
Refractivity62.39 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability25.66 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleNoChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Predicted ADMET Features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
SpectrumSpectrum TypeSplash Key
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positive (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available
Predicted MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negative (Annotated)Predicted LC-MS/MSNot Available

Drug created at June 20, 2014 18:00 / Updated at February 21, 2021 18:52