Chemical Component Summary

NamePROFLAVIN
Identifiersacridine-3,6-diamine
FormulaC13 H11 N3
Molecular Weight209.25
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESNc1ccc2cc3ccc(N)cc3nc2c1
InChIInChI=1S/C13H11N3/c14-10-3-1-8-5-9-2-4-11(15)7-13(9)16-12(8)6-10/h1-7H,14-15H2
InChIKeyWDVSHHCDHLJJJR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count27
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count29
Aromatic Bond Count16

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB01123 
NameProflavine
Groupsapproved
Description3,6-Diaminoacridine. Topical antiseptic used mainly in wound dressings.
Synonyms
  • Proflavinum
  • Diaminoacridine
  • Proflavine
  • Proflavine hemisulfate
  • 3,6-acridinediamine
Brand Names
  • Kerr 100 Triple Dye Dispos-A
  • Triple Dye
  • Perineze Triple Dye
IndicationTopical antiseptic used mainly in wound dressings.
Categories
  • Acridines
  • Aminoacridines
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring
CAS number92-62-6

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
DNA-unknownintercalation
ProthrombinMAHVRGLQLPGCLALAALCSLVHSQHVFLAPQQARSLLQRVRRANTFLEE...unknownother/unknown
HTH-type transcriptional regulator QacRMNLKDKILGVAKELFIKNGYNATTTGEIVKLSESSKGNLYYHFKTKENLF...unknown
TetR family transcriptional repressor LfrRMTSPSIESGARERTRRAILDAAMLVLADHPTAALGDIAAAAGVGRSTVHR...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