OBO ID: CHEBI:75176
Term Name: ornidazole Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-(2-hydroxy-3-chloropropyl)-2-methyl-5-nitroimidazole
  • 1-(3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyl)-2-methyl-5-nitroimidazole
  • 1-chloro-3-(2-methyl-5-nitro-1N-imidazol-1-yl)propan-2-ol
  • alpha-(Chlormethyl)-2-methyl-5-nitro-imidazol-1-aethanol
  • alpha-(chloromethyl)-2-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazole-1-ethanol
  • ornidazol
  • ornidazole
  • ornidazolum
  • Ro 7-0207
Definition: A C-nitro compound that is 5-nitroimidazole in which the hydrogens at positions 1 and 2 are replaced by 3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyl and methyl groups, respectively. It is used in the treatment of susceptible protozoal infections and for the treatment of anaerobic bacterial infections.
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Ontology: Chebi
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