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Substance Name: Foscarnet
RN: 4428-95-9
UNII: 364P9RVW4X
InChIKey: ZJAOAACCNHFJAH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • An antiviral agent used in the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis. Foscarnet also shows activity against human herpesviruses and HIV.

Molecular Formula

  • C-H3-O5-P

Molecular Weight

  • 126.004
 

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Retroviral Agents
  • Antiviral Agents
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
  • Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Foscarnet

MeSH Heading

  • Foscarnet

Synonyms

  • Carboxyphosphonic acid
  • Foscarnet
  • HSDB 8122
  • Phosphonocarboxylic acid
  • Phosphonoformate
  • Phosphonoformic acid
  • UNII-364P9RVW4X

Systematic Names

  • Formic acid, phosphono-
  • Phosphinecarboxylic acid, dihydroxy-, oxide

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 4428-95-9

FDA UNII

  • 364P9RVW4X

Related Registry Number

  • 63585-09-1 (tri-hydrochloride salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0004428959

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/CH3O5P/c2-1(3)7(4,5)6/h(H,2,3)(H2,4,5,6)

InChIKey

ZJAOAACCNHFJAH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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P(C(=O)O)(O)(O)=O