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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:balsalazide disodium
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Accession:CHEBI:59164 term browser browse the term
Definition:The dihydrate of the disodium salt of balsalazide. A prodrug, releasing the anti-inflammatory 5-aminosalicylic acid (mesalazine) in the large intestine, it is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: disodium 5-[(E)-{4-[(2-carboxylatoethyl)carbamoyl]phenyl}diazenyl]-2-hydroxybenzoate--water (1/2)
 related_synonym: Formula=C17H17N3Na2O8;   InChI=1S/C17H15N3O6.2Na.2H2O/c21-14-6-5-12(9-13(14)17(25)26)20-19-11-3-1-10(2-4-11)16(24)18-8-7-15(22)23;;;;/h1-6,9,21H,7-8H2,(H,18,24)(H,22,23)(H,25,26);;;2*1H2/q;2*+1;;/p-2/b20-19+;;;;;   InChIKey=XDCNKOBSQURQOZ-MVIJUDHYSA-L;   SMILES=O.O.[Na+].[Na+].Oc1ccc(cc1C([O-])=O)\\N=N\\c1ccc(cc1)C(=O)NCCC([O-])=O;   balsalazide sodium;   bisalazide sodique;   bisalazine disodium;   disodium 5-((4-(((2-carboxyethyl)amino)carbonyl)phenyl)azo)-2-hydroxybenzoate dihydrate;   disodium 5-[4-(2-carboxyethylcarbamoyl)phenylazo]salicylate;   natrii balsalazidum;   sodium 5-[(E)-{4-[(2-carboxylatoethyl)carbamoyl]phenyl}diazenyl]-2-hydroxybenzoate hydrate (2:1:2)
 xref: Beilstein:8245993;   CAS:150399-21-6;   DrugBank:DB01014;   KEGG:D02715

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    role 19726
      application 19412
        pro-agent 8890
          prodrug 8645
            balsalazide 1
              balsalazide disodium 0
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    subatomic particle 19779
      composite particle 19779
        hadron 19779
          baryon 19779
            nucleon 19779
              atomic nucleus 19779
                atom 19779
                  main group element atom 19669
                    p-block element atom 19669
                      carbon group element atom 19588
                        carbon atom 19578
                          organic molecular entity 19578
                            organic group 18620
                              organic divalent group 18611
                                organodiyl group 18611
                                  carbonyl group 18526
                                    carbonyl compound 18526
                                      carboxylic acid 18202
                                        aromatic carboxylic acid 11305
                                          benzoic acids 11276
                                            benzoic acid 3865
                                              hydroxybenzoic acid 3253
                                                monohydroxybenzoic acid 1287
                                                  balsalazide 1
                                                    balsalazide disodium 0
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