Phenolphthaleins

Name
Phenolphthaleins
Accession Number
DBCAT001620
Description

A family of 3,3-bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)phthalides. They are used as CATHARTICS, indicators, and COLORING AGENTS.

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
PhenolphthaleinUsed for over a century as a laxative.
PhenolsulfonphthaleinPhenolsulfonphthalein or otherwise called phenol red is a pH indicator commonly used in cell biology laboratories. Phenolsulfonphthalein is being investigated for use clinically due to its weak estrogen mimicking actions...
SulfobromophthaleinSulfobromophthalein or otherwise called bromsulphthalein is used as a test of liver function in humans .
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
PhenolphthaleinUDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1-9target
PhenolphthaleinNuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 2target
PhenolphthaleinNuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 3target
PhenolphthaleinEstrogen receptor alphatarget
PhenolphthaleinSex hormone-binding globulintarget