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Chemical Hydroxychloroquine

Name Hydroxychloroquine
CAS Type 1 Name ethanol, 2-((4-((7-chloro-4-quinolinyl)amino)pentyl)ethylamino)-
Equivalent Terms Hydroxychlorochin | Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate | Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate (1:1) Salt | Oxychlorochin | Oxychloroquine | Plaquenil
CAS Registry Number 118-42-3
Definition A chemotherapeutic agent that acts against erythrocytic forms of malarial parasites. Hydroxychloroquine appears to concentrate in food vacuoles of affected protozoa. It inhibits plasmodial heme polymerase. (From Gilman et al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 9th ed, p970)
Structure Hydroxychloroquine
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MeSH® ID D006886
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Quinolines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Aminoquinolines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Chloroquine Has associated genes Has associated diseases Hydroxychloroquine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Hydroxychloroquine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  desethylhydroxychloroquine