OBO ID: CHEBI:51052
Term Name: lucanthone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-((2-(diethylamino)ethyl)amino)-4-methylthioxanthen-9-one
  • 1-diethylaminoethylethylamino-4-methyl-thioxanthenone
  • 1-{[2-(diethylamino)ethyl]amino}-4-methyl-9H-thioxanthen-9-one
  • 1-{[2-(diethylamino)ethyl]amino}-4-methylthioxanthen-9-one
  • Lucanthone
  • lucanthonum
  • lucantona
Definition: A thioxanthen-9-one compound having a methyl substituent at the 1-position and a 2-[(diethylamino)ethyl]amino substituent at the 4-position. Formerly used for the treatment of schistosomiasis. It is a prodrug, being metabolised to hycanthone.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available