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Chemical Pentoxifylline

Name Pentoxifylline
CAS Type 1 Name 1H-Purine-2,6-dione, 3,7-dihydro-3,7-dimethyl-1-(5-oxohexyl)-
Equivalent Terms Agapurin | BL191 | BL 191 | BL-191 | Oxpentifylline | Pentoxil | Torental | Trental
CAS Registry Number 6493-05-6
Definition A METHYLXANTHINE derivative that inhibits phosphodiesterase and affects blood rheology. It improves blood flow by increasing erythrocyte and leukocyte flexibility. It also inhibits platelet aggregation. Pentoxifylline modulates immunologic activity by stimulating cytokine production.
Structure Pentoxifylline
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MeSH® ID D010431
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Purines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Purinones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Xanthines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Theobromine Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pentoxifylline Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Pentoxifylline Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1-(3'-carboxypropyl)-3,7-dimethylxanthine
  1-(4'-carboxybutyl)-3,7-dimethylxanthine
  1-(5-hydroxy-5-methylhexyl)-3-methylxanthine Has associated diseases
  8-oxolisofylline
  8-oxopentoxifylline
  lisofylline
  lisofylline 4,5-diol
  pentoxifylline-alpha-methoxy-alpha-(trifluoromethyl)phenylacetate ester
  pentoxifylline-tocopherol-clodronate
  torbafylline Has associated genes Has associated diseases