Chemical Component Summary

Name CYANAMIDE
Identifiers cyanamide
Formula C H2 N2
Molecular Weight 42.04  g/mol
Type NON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES NC#N
InChI InChI=1S/CH2N2/c2-1-3/h2H2
InChIKey XZMCDFZZKTWFGF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 5
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms n/a
Bond Count 4
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms n/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB02679   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Cyanamide
Groups experimental
Description A cyanide compound which has been used as a fertilizer, defoliant and in many manufacturing processes. It often occurs as the calcium salt, sometimes also referred to as cyanamide. The citrated calcium salt is used in the treatment of alcoholism. [PubChem]
CAS number 420-04-2

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Carbonic anhydrase 2 MSHHWGYGKHNGPEHWHKDFPIAKGERQSPVDIDTHTAKYDPSLKPLSVS... unknown
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID: 21059682