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Identification

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Name
QR-333
Accession Number
DB05533
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Description

QR-333 has been investigated as a treatment for diabetic peripheral neuropathy. QR-333 is a concentrated and standardized nutrient based active compounds dosed in a topical cream designed to reduce oxidative stress and treat symptoms of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, a nerve disorder that can lead to numbness, skin ulcers, constant pain or extreme sensitivity to a stimulus.

Synonyms
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Categories
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UNII
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CAS number
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Weight
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Chemical Formula
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in neuropathy (diabetic).

Pharmacodynamics
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Mechanism of action

QR-333, a topical compound that contains quercetin, a flavonoid with aldose reductase inhibitor effects, ascorbyl palmitate, and vitamin D(3), was formulated to decrease the oxidative stress that contributes to peripheral diabetic neuropathy and thus alleviate its symptoms.

TargetActionsOrganism
UAldose reductaseNot AvailableHumans
Absorption
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Volume of distribution
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Protein binding
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Metabolism
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Route of elimination
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Half life
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Clearance
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Toxicity
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Affected organisms
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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Food Interactions
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References

General References
  1. Valensi P, Le Devehat C, Richard JL, Farez C, Khodabandehlou T, Rosenbloom RA, LeFante C: A multicenter, double-blind, safety study of QR-333 for the treatment of symptomatic diabetic peripheral neuropathy. A preliminary report. J Diabetes Complications. 2005 Sep-Oct;19(5):247-53. [PubMed:16112498]
External Links
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Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
2CompletedTreatmentDiabetic Neuropathies1

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
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Packagers
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Dosage forms
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Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
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Predicted Properties
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Predicted ADMET features
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Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
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Spectra
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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Targets

Kind
Protein
Organism
Humans
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Glyceraldehyde oxidoreductase activity
Specific Function
Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of a wide variety of carbonyl-containing compounds to their corresponding alcohols with a broad range of catalytic efficiencies.
Gene Name
AKR1B1
Uniprot ID
P15121
Uniprot Name
Aldose reductase
Molecular Weight
35853.125 Da
References
  1. Valensi P, Le Devehat C, Richard JL, Farez C, Khodabandehlou T, Rosenbloom RA, LeFante C: A multicenter, double-blind, safety study of QR-333 for the treatment of symptomatic diabetic peripheral neuropathy. A preliminary report. J Diabetes Complications. 2005 Sep-Oct;19(5):247-53. [PubMed:16112498]

Drug created on November 18, 2007 11:25 / Updated on February 06, 2020 12:12