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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:04:54 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB01544
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common Namem-Chlorobenzoic acid
Descriptionm-Chlorobenzoic acid is a metabolic byproduct of the drug bupropion. Bupropion is sold as Wellbutrin, or Zyban and is an atypical antidepressant that acts as a norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor, and nicotinic antagonist. In 2007 it was the fourth-most prescribed antidepressant in the United States retail market, with 20.184 million retail prescriptions.
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
ValueSource
m-Chlorobenzoic acidChEBI
m-ChlorobenzoateGenerator
3-ChlorobenzoateGenerator
3-cholro-BenzoateHMDB
3-cholro-Benzoic acidHMDB
Chemical FormulaC7H5ClO2
Average Molecular Weight156.566
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight155.997807111
IUPAC Name3-chlorobenzoic acid
Traditional Name3-chlorobenzoic acid
CAS Registry Number535-80-8
SMILES
OC(=O)C1=CC(Cl)=CC=C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C7H5ClO2/c8-6-3-1-2-5(4-6)7(9)10/h1-4H,(H,9,10)
InChI KeyInChIKey=LULAYUGMBFYYEX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 3-halobenzoic acids. These are benzoic acids carrying a halogen atom at the 3-position of the benzene ring.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassBenzenoids
ClassBenzene and substituted derivatives
Sub ClassBenzoic acids and derivatives
Direct Parent3-halobenzoic acids
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Halobenzoic acid
  • 3-halobenzoic acid
  • Benzoic acid
  • Benzoyl
  • Halobenzene
  • Chlorobenzene
  • Aryl halide
  • Aryl chloride
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Organochloride
  • Organohalogen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
BiofunctionNot Available
ApplicationNot Available
Cellular locations
  • Membrane (predicted from logP)
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point158 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility0.45 mg/mLNot Available
LogP2.68HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.82 mg/mLALOGPS
logP2.24ALOGPS
logP2.23ChemAxon
logS-2.3ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)3.9ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area37.3 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity38.12 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability14.21 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings1ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 10V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-004i-9000000000-445ad7a7cdf351ff61afView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 25V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-004i-9000000000-3a8c49b4b8a48ab54364View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 40V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-03fr-9000000000-9e820074b36c867c6790View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - EI-B (HITACHI RMU-7M) , Positivesplash10-0bti-3900000000-08061cef88de8dd94741View in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot Available
2D NMR[1H,13C] 2D NMR SpectrumNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Membrane (predicted from logP)
Biofluid Locations
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
UrineDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Both
Normal
details
UrineDetected and Quantified0.68 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)Both
Normal
details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB022682
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID434
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDCPD-3486
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB01544
Metagene LinkHMDB01544
METLIN ID6311
PubChem Compound447
PDB ID3BZ
ChEBI ID19985
References
Synthesis ReferenceWu, Wenliang; Zhu, Xurong; Zhu, Ningdong; Chen, Mingde. Methods for preparation of m-chlorobenzoic acid. Nanjing Huagong Daxue Xuebao (1997), 19(4), 117-124.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Welch RM, Lai AA, Schroeder DH: Pharmacological significance of the species differences in bupropion metabolism. Xenobiotica. 1987 Mar;17(3):287-98. [3107223 ]