Ornidazole

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Ornidazole
Ornidazole.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-chloro-3-(2-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-1-yl)propan-2-ol
Clinical data
Trade namesXynor
AHFS/Drugs.comInternational Drug Names
Legal status
?
RoutesOral
Pharmacokinetic data
MetabolismMetabolised via the liver, excreted in the Urine and Feces
Excretion85% of single oral dose is eliminated with 5 days - Urine (63%) and Feces (22%)
Identifiers
CAS number16773-42-5 YesY
ATC codeG01AF06 J01XD03 P01AB03 QP51AA03
PubChemCID 28061
ChemSpider26102 YesY
UNII62XCK0G93T YesY
KEGGD05274 YesY
ChEBICHEBI:75176 N
ChEMBLCHEMBL1449676 N
Chemical data
FormulaC7H10ClN3O3 
Mol. mass219.625
 N (what is this?)  (verify)
 
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Not to be confused with ronidazole.
Ornidazole
Ornidazole.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-chloro-3-(2-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-1-yl)propan-2-ol
Clinical data
Trade namesXynor
AHFS/Drugs.comInternational Drug Names
Legal status
?
RoutesOral
Pharmacokinetic data
MetabolismMetabolised via the liver, excreted in the Urine and Feces
Excretion85% of single oral dose is eliminated with 5 days - Urine (63%) and Feces (22%)
Identifiers
CAS number16773-42-5 YesY
ATC codeG01AF06 J01XD03 P01AB03 QP51AA03
PubChemCID 28061
ChemSpider26102 YesY
UNII62XCK0G93T YesY
KEGGD05274 YesY
ChEBICHEBI:75176 N
ChEMBLCHEMBL1449676 N
Chemical data
FormulaC7H10ClN3O3 
Mol. mass219.625
 N (what is this?)  (verify)

Ornidazole is a drug that cures some protozoan infections.

It has been investigated for use in Crohn's disease after bowel resection.[1]

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