Description

An oxopurine that is guanine substituted by a (2-hydroxyethoxy)methyl substituent at position 9.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C8H11N5O3 0 225.20460
acyclovir

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
2-amino-9-[(2-hydroxyethoxy)methyl]-1,9-dihydro-6H-purin-6-one Nc1nc2n(COCCO)cnc2c(=O)[nH]1
  • aciclovirum
  • acycloguanosine
  • zovir
  • aciclovir