Pyronaridine

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Pyronaridine
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Clinical data
Routes of
administration
Oral, intramuscular injection, intravenous therapy
ATC code
  • none
Legal status
Legal status
  • CLP (EU): Acute Tox. 3(H301), Eye Dam. 1 (H318), Repr. 2 (H361), Aquatic Chronic 4 (H413)[clarification needed]
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
ChemSpider
UNII
ChEMBL
Chemical and physical data
Formula C29H32ClN5O2
Molar mass 518.05 g/mol
3D model (Jmol)
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Pyronaridine is an antimalarial drug. It was first synthesized in 1970 and has been in clinical use in China since the 1980s.[1]

It is one of the components of the artemisinin combination therapy pyronaridine artesunate (Pyramax).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chang C, Lin-Hua T, Jantanavivat C (1992). "Studies on a new antimalarial compound: pyronaridine". Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 86 (1): 7–10. doi:10.1016/0035-9203(92)90414-8. PMID 1566313.