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sodium bisulfite
InChI=1S/Na.H2O3S/c;1-4(2)3/h;(H2,1,2,3)/q+1;/p-1
PubChem: 23665763
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The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there.-L. P. HartleyImagine a world without flash chromatography, HPLC, high resolution MS or high field NMR, though if you ask nice you may be able to get time on the department’s new 60 MHz NMR...
tetrodotoxin
InChI=1S/C11H17N3O8/c12-8-13-6(17)2-4-9(19,1-15)5-3(16)10(2,14-8)7(18)11(20,21-4)22-5/h2-7,15-20H,1H2,(H3,12,13,14)/t2-,3-,4-,5+,6-,7+,9+,10-,11+/m1/s1
PubChem: 11174599
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Synthetic organic chemists, molecular modelers and X-ray crystallographers fire up your engines. A great target is available, discovered by the humble centipede of all things. Several times during my career as a neurologist, a new drug was ballyhoo’d...
metronidazole
InChI=1S/C6H9N3O3/c1-5-7-4-6(9(11)12)8(5)2-3-10/h4,10H,2-3H2,1H3
PubChem: 4173
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Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
ketoconazole
InChI=1S/C26H28Cl2N4O4/c1-19(33)31-10-12-32(13-11-31)21-3-5-22(6-4-21)34-15-23-16-35-26(36-23,17-30-9-8-29-18-30)24-7-2-20(27)14-25(24)28/h2-9,14,18,23H,10-13,15-17H2,1H3/t23-,26-/m0/s1
PubChem: 456201
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Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
   ATC code R07AX02 Wikipedia Ivacaftor On January 31st, FDA approved Ivacaftor (previously known as VX-770, trade name Kalydeco) as a first-in-class oral drug for the treatment of a rare form of Cystic Fibrosis in patients aged 6 or older, caused...
ketoconazole
InChI=1S/C26H28Cl2N4O4/c1-19(33)31-10-12-32(13-11-31)21-3-5-22(6-4-21)34-15-23-16-35-26(36-23,17-30-9-8-29-18-30)24-7-2-20(27)14-25(24)28/h2-9,14,18,23H,10-13,15-17H2,1H3/t23-,26-/m0/s1
PubChem: 456201
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Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
   ATC code R07AX02 Wikipedia Ivacaftor On January 31st, FDA approved Ivacaftor (previously known as VX-770, trade name Kalydeco) as a first-in-class oral drug for the treatment of a rare form of Cystic Fibrosis in patients aged 6 or older, caused...
metronidazole
InChI=1S/C6H9N3O3/c1-5-7-4-6(9(11)12)8(5)2-3-10/h4,10H,2-3H2,1H3
PubChem: 4173
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Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
Is it just me, or do all chemists guess the structure of a medicine before they take it? After having a guess, I then Google it and look up the synthesis, where possible.I am currently using Ketoconazole for a skin condition (over-share, sorry). Immediately...
vitamin b17
InChI=1S/C20H27NO11/c21-6-10(9-4-2-1-3-5-9)30-20-18(28)16(26)14(24)12(32-20)8-29-19-17(27)15(25)13(23)11(7-22)31-19/h1-5,10-20,22-28H,7-8H2/t10-,11+,12+,13+,14+,15-,16-,17+,18+,19+,20+/m0/s1
PubChem: 5484354
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Amygdalin the so-called safe and natural anticancer vitamin B17, is none of those things. It is not a vitamin in any sense of the word. It has no anticancer properties. It is poisonous.The compound, formula C20H27NO11, is a glycoside initially isolated from...
freon 11
InChI=1S/CCl3F/c2-1(3,4)5
PubChem: 6389
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AKA the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.Organometallics aside, the greatest advance since the days of Fieser and Fieser isn’t the development of new chemical transformations [1]. Rather, it’s the gradual replacement of hazardous or toxic reagents with...
oxygen difluoride
InChI=1S/F2O/c1-3-2
PubChem: 24547
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AKA the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.Organometallics aside, the greatest advance since the days of Fieser and Fieser isn’t the development of new chemical transformations [1]. Rather, it’s the gradual replacement of hazardous or toxic reagents with...
cisplatin
InChI=1S/2ClH.2H3N.Pt/h2*1H;2*1H3;/q;;;;+2/p-2
PubChem: 84691
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8/27/13. As of today, I have 3 more x-ray treatments culminating in a dose of 63 Gray to the throat. The pain has required narcotics pretty much continuously and the attendant constipative delights that go with that. Pills are difficult to swallow and the gag...