Carbonates

Name
Carbonates
Accession Number
DBCAT001343
Description

Salts or ions of the theoretical carbonic acid, containing the radical CO2(3-). Carbonates are readily decomposed by acids. The carbonates of the alkali metals are water-soluble; all others are insoluble. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
Sodium bicarbonateA compound used for the symptomatic treatment of heartburn, acid indigestion, and upset stomach as well as the treatment of metabolic acidosis associated with conditions such as severe renal disease and circulatory insufficiency due to shock.
Calcium carbonateAn ionic compound used as a calcium supplement or antacid used for the symptomatic relief of heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach.
Potassium bicarbonateAn ingredient used as an antacid or to treat hypokalemia.
Lithium carbonateA medication used to treat manic episodes of bipolar disorder.
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Sodium bicarbonateElectrogenic sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 1transporter
Sodium bicarbonateSodium bicarbonate cotransporter 3transporter
Sodium bicarbonateElectroneutral sodium bicarbonate exchanger 1transporter
Sodium bicarbonateElectrogenic sodium bicarbonate cotransporter 4transporter
Sodium bicarbonateHydrogen ionstarget
Sodium bicarbonateSodium-driven chloride bicarbonate exchangertransporter
Potassium bicarbonateHydrogen ionstarget
Potassium bicarbonateSolute carrier family 12 member 2transporter
Potassium bicarbonateSolute carrier family 12 member 1transporter
Lithium carbonateInositol monophosphatase 2target
Lithium carbonateInositol monophosphatase 1target
Lithium carbonateGlycogen synthase kinase-3 betatarget
Lithium carbonateGlutamate receptor 3target
Lithium carbonateAmiloride-sensitive sodium channel subunit alphatransporter
Lithium carbonateAmiloride-sensitive sodium channel subunit betatransporter
Lithium carbonateAmiloride-sensitive sodium channel subunit gammatransporter