Amino Sugars

SUGARS containing an amino group. GLYCOSYLATION of other compounds with these amino sugars results in AMINOGLYCOSIDES.
DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB00271DiatrizoateAn injected contrast agent used in radiology.
DB00558ZanamivirA neuraminidase inhibitor used to treat influenza A and B.
DB00743Gadobenic acidA gadolinium compound used as a contrast agent in MRIs.
DB01296GlucosamineGlucosamine is usually used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, although its efficacy is still in question.
DB02657Glucosamine 6-PhosphateNot Available
DB02865Glucosamine 4-PhosphateNot Available
DB03111Glucosamine 1-PhosphateNot Available
DB03206DuvoglustatAn alpha-glucosidase inhibitor with antiviral action. Derivatives of deoxynojirimycin may have anti-HIV activity.
DB04404AllosamizolineNot Available
DB04628AllosamidinAllosamidin exhibits extremely potent inhibitory activity against chitinases from a number of sources, particularly from Candida albicans, and can be utilized as potent antifungal agent.
DB09132Gadoteric acidA diagnostic contrast agent used with magnetic resonance imaging to provide contrast enhancement for intracranial and spinal lesions with abnormal blood brain barrier or abnormal vascularity, and for whole body imaging.
DB09133Iothalamic acidA diagnostic contrast agent used in various medical imaging procedures, such as angiography, arthrography, and computed tomographic scans.
DB11888Laninamivir octanoateLaninamivir octanoate has been used in trials studying the treatment of Asthma.
DB12536N-acetylmannosamineN-acetylmannosamine is under investigation for the other of GNE Myopathy.
DB12791LaninamivirLaninamivir has been used in trials studying the treatment of Influenza.
DB13444Ioxitalamic acidA contrast agent used for CT scans of the abdomen and pelvis.
DB13615MifamurtideA muramyl dipeptide derivative used to treat high grade, resectable, non-metastatic osteosarcoma after surgical resection.
DB13732Meglumine antimoniateNot Annotated
DB14932ColeneuramideColeneuramide is under investigation in clinical trial NCT00307749 (Safety and Efficacy of MCC-257 in the Treatment of Diabetic Polyneuropathy).
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidNot Available
DB13755Iocarmic acidNot Annotated
DrugDrug NameTargetType
DB00558ZanamivirNeuraminidasetarget
DB00558ZanamivirNeuraminidasetarget
DB00558ZanamivirSialidase-2target
DB00743Gadobenic acidSerum albumincarrier
DB01296GlucosamineTumor necrosis factortarget
DB01296GlucosamineInterferon gammatarget
DB01296GlucosamineMatrix metalloproteinase-9target
DB01296GlucosamineChitosanasetarget
DB01296GlucosamineNuclear factor NF-kappa-B p100 subunittarget
DB02657Glucosamine 6-PhosphateGlutamine--fructose-6-phosphate aminotransferase [isomerizing]target
DB02657Glucosamine 6-PhosphateN-acetylglucosamine-6-phosphate deacetylasetarget
DB02865Glucosamine 4-PhosphateFerrichrome-iron receptortarget
DB03111Glucosamine 1-PhosphateFerrichrome-iron receptortarget
DB03206DuvoglustatCyclomaltodextrin glucanotransferasetarget
DB03206DuvoglustatBeta-glucosidase Atarget
DB03206DuvoglustatEndoplasmic reticulum mannosyl-oligosaccharide 1,2-alpha-mannosidasetarget
DB03206DuvoglustatMannosyl-oligosaccharide alpha-1,2-mannosidasetarget
DB03206DuvoglustatXylose isomerasetarget
DB04404AllosamizolineChitotriosidase-1target
DB04404AllosamizolineChitinase Btarget
DB04404AllosamizolineChitinase Atarget
DB04628AllosamidinChitinase Btarget
DB04628AllosamidinChitinase Atarget
DB13615MifamurtideToll-like receptor 4target
DB13615MifamurtideNucleotide-binding oligomerization domain-containing protein 2target
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidHemagglutinin-neuraminidasetarget
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidSialidasetarget
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidNeuraminidasetarget
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidHemagglutinin-neuraminidasetarget
DB039912-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acidSialidase-2target