Alkanesulfonates

Organic esters or salts of sulfonic acid derivatives containing an aliphatic hydrocarbon radical.
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB01008BusulfanFor use in combination with cyclophosphamide as a conditioning regimen prior to allogeneic hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation for chronic myelogenous (myeloid, myelocytic, granulocytic) leukemia (FDA has designated busulfan as an orphan drug for this use). It is also used as a component of pretransplant conditioning regimens in patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation for acute myeloid leukemia and nonmalignant diseases.
DB11678TreosulfanNot Available
DB13334MannosulfanNot Available
DB00464Sodium Tetradecyl SulfateFor the treatment of small uncomplicated varicose veins of the lower extremities that show simple dilation with competent valves.
DB00815Sodium lauryl sulfateSLS is used as a surfactant in shampoos and toothpastes. SLS also has microbicidal activities against both enveloped (Herpes simplex viruses, HIV-1, Semliki Forest virus) and nonenveloped (papillomaviruses, reovirus, rotavirus and poliovirus) viruses, although it has not been approved for this use.
DB03967Dodecyl sulfateNot Available
DB09110Coenzyme MMesna is a uroprotective agent and is used prophylactically to reduce ifosfamide and cyclophosphamide induced hemorrhagic cystitis.[A18572]
DB13321MethiodalNot Available