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Substance Name: Lucanthone [INN:BAN]
RN: 479-50-5
UNII: FC6D57000M
InChIKey: FBQPGGIHOFZRGH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • One of the SCHISTOSOMICIDES, it has been replaced largely by HYCANTHONE and more recently PRAZIQUANTEL. (From Martindale The Extrapharmacopoeia, 30th ed., p46)

Molecular Formula

  • C20-H24-N2-O-S

Molecular Weight

  • 340.4886
 

Classification Codes

  • Anthelmintics
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Antiparasitic Agents
  • Antiplatyhelmintic Agents
  • Mutation Data
  • Schistosomicides
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Lucanthone
  • Lucanthone [INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Lucanthone

Synonyms

  • 1-((2-(Diethylamino)ethyl)amino)-4-methylthioxanthen-9-one
  • 5-18-11-00503 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-16160
  • BRN 0312369
  • CCRIS 1106
  • EINECS 207-532-4
  • Lucanthon
  • Lucanthone
  • Lucanthonum
  • Lucanthonum [INN-Latin]
  • Lucantona
  • Lucantona [INN-Spanish]
  • UNII-FC6D57000M

Systematic Names

  • 9H-Thioxanthen-9-one, 1-((2-(diethylamino)ethyl)amino)-4-methyl- (9CI)
  • Lucanthone
  • Thioxanthen-9-one, 1-((2-(diethylamino)ethyl)amino)-4-methyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 479-50-5

FDA UNII

  • FC6D57000M

System Generated Number

  • 0000479505

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C20H24N2OS/c1-4-22(5-2)13-12-21-16-11-10-14(3)20-18(16)19(23)15-8-6-7-9-17(15)24-20/h6-11,21H,4-5,12-13H2,1-3H3

InChIKey

FBQPGGIHOFZRGH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

CCN(CC)CCNc1ccc(c2c1c(=O)c3ccccc3s2)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intramuscular 400mg/kg (400mg/kg)   Cold Spring Harbor Conferences on Cell Proliferation. Vol. 4, Pg. 445, 1977.
mouse LD50 intravenous 56mg/kg (56mg/kg)   U.S. Army Armament Research & Development Command, Chemical Systems Laboratory, NIOSH Exchange Chemicals. Vol. NX#01110,