OBO ID: CHEBI:4878
Term Name: ethambutol dihydrochloride Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+)-(S,S)-ethambutol dihydrochloride
  • (+)-2,2'-(ethylenediimino)-di-1-butanol dihydrochloride
  • (+)-2,2'-(ethylenediimino)di-1-butanol dihydrochloride
  • (+)-ethambutol dihydrochloride
  • (+)-N,N'-bis(1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl)ethylenediamine dihydrochloride
  • (2S,2'E)-2,2'-(ethane-1,2-diyldiimino)dibutan-1-ol dihydrochloride
  • ethambutol HCl
  • ethambutol hydrochloride
  • N,N'-bis[(2S)-1-hydroxybutan-2-yl]ethane-1,2-diaminium dichloride
Definition: The dihydrchloride salt of ethambutol. A bacteriostatic antimycobacterial drug, it is effective against Mycobacterium tuberculosis and some other mycobacteria. It is used in combination with other antituberculous drugs in the treatment of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis; resistant strains of M. tuberculosis are readily produced if ethambutol dihydrochloride is used alone.
References:
  • Beilstein:6317056
  • CAS:1070-11-7
  • DrugBank:DB00330
  • KEGG:D00878
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available