ACETAZOLAMIDE - (59-66-5)

introduzione

Nome: acetazolamide; Diamox; N-(5-sulfamoyl-1,3,4-thiadiazol-2-yl)acetamide
* IUPAC
Numero CAS: 59-66-5
Formula chimica: C4H6N4O3S2
Massa molare: 222.24544 g
Percentuale di massa: C 21.617 %; H 2.7211 %; N 25.209 %; O 21.596 %; S 28.855 % 

Classificazione

• biologico

Usi / Funzione

• "A drug that inhibits the enzyme carbonic anhydrase. At one time it was used as a diuretic, but more effective drugs are now available. It has been used to treat epilepsy and to reduce intraocular pressure in managing glaucoma. Trade name is Diamox." 1

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Per maggiori informazioni

fonti

(1) - Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 18th ed.; F. A. David Company: Philadelphia, PA, 1997; p 18.