Aminosalicylic Acids

A group of 2-hydroxybenzoic acids that can be substituted by amino groups at any of the 3-, 4-, 5-, or 6-positions.
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidFor the treatment of tuberculosis
DB00244MesalazineFor the treatment of active ulcerative proctitis.
DB01014BalsalazideFor the treatment of mildly to moderately active ulcerative colitis.
DB01250OlsalazineFor the treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.
DB00795SulfasalazineFor the treatment of Crohn's disease and rheumatoid arthritis as a second-line agent.
DrugDrug NameTargetType
DB00233Aminosalicylic Acid2-amino-4-hydroxy-6-hydroxymethyldihydropteridine pyrophosphokinasetarget
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidGroup IIE secretory phospholipase A2target
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidArachidonate 5-lipoxygenasetarget
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidInhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit alphatarget
DB00233Aminosalicylic AcidMyeloperoxidaseenzyme
DB00244MesalazineProstaglandin G/H synthase 1target
DB00244MesalazineProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
DB00244MesalazinePeroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gammatarget
DB00244MesalazineInhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit alphatarget
DB00244MesalazineInhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit betatarget
DB00244MesalazineArachidonate 5-lipoxygenasetarget
DB00244MesalazineMyeloperoxidasetarget
DB00244MesalazineArylamine N-acetyltransferasetarget
DB01014BalsalazideProstaglandin G/H synthase 1target
DB01014BalsalazideProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
DB01014BalsalazideArachidonate 5-lipoxygenasetarget
DB01014BalsalazidePeroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gammatarget
DB01014BalsalazideNADPH azoreductaseenzyme
DB01250OlsalazineInterferon gammatarget
DB01250OlsalazineThiopurine S-methyltransferasetarget
DB00795SulfasalazineAcetyl-CoA acetyltransferase, mitochondrialtarget
DB00795SulfasalazineCystine/glutamate transportertarget
DB00795SulfasalazineATP-binding cassette sub-family G member 2transporter
DB00795SulfasalazineCanalicular multispecific organic anion transporter 1transporter
DB00795SulfasalazineInhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit alphatarget
DB00795SulfasalazineInhibitor of nuclear factor kappa-B kinase subunit betatarget
DB00795SulfasalazineProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
DB00795SulfasalazinePeroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gammatarget
DB00795SulfasalazineProstaglandin G/H synthase 1target
DB00795SulfasalazineArachidonate 5-lipoxygenasetarget
DB00795SulfasalazineProton-coupled folate transportertransporter
DB00795SulfasalazineThromboxane-A synthasetarget
DB00795SulfasalazinePhospholipase A2target
DB00795SulfasalazineSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B1transporter
DB00795SulfasalazineSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B3transporter
DB00795SulfasalazineSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2B1transporter