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Saturday, February 19, 2011


Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-azabicyclo[4.2.0]oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid
CAS number 79350-37-1
ATC code J01DD08
PubChem CID 5362065
DrugBank APRD00583
ChemSpider 4514923 YesY
UNII 97I1C92E55 YesY
KEGG D00258 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C16H15N5O7S2 
Mol. mass 453.452 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability 40% to 50%
Protein binding Approximately 60%
Half-life Variable
Average 3 to 4 hours
Excretion Renal and biliary
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat. B
Legal status  ?
Routes Oral
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