Molecule Structure

Scientific Name

Donepezil

Description of the Drug

Donepezil is an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used to treat the behavioral and cognitive effects of Alzheimer’s Disease and other types of dementia.

Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-02-07 from
http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00843

Brand Name(s)

Not Available

Company Owner(s)

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Sciegen Pharmaceuticals Inc, Apotex Inc, Lupin Ltd, Par Pharmaceutical Inc, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, Twi Pharmaceuticals Inc, Zydus Pharmaceuticals Usa Inc, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc

Mechanism(s) Of Action

Target Name Target Type Action Type Target ChEMBL ID
Acetylcholinesterase SINGLE PROTEIN INHIBITOR CHEMBL220

Unichem Links

SureChEMBL SCHEMBL2149
PharmGKB PA449394
Human Metabolome Database HMDB0005041
WDI E-2020
DrugBank DB00843
PubChem: Thomson Pharma 14829295
PubChem 3152
LINCS LSM-1598
Nikkaji J458.527E
BindingDB 8960
EPA CompTox Dashboard DTXSID8048317
DrugCentral 946
Brenda 2444 3770 80306 55195 240553
ChemicalBook CB0156314 CB23334700 CB62741796 CB73050236
Guide to Pharmacology 6599
GSRS 651d87b6-1a53-4919-bd8f-c0540ff59ce1
rxnorm DONEPEZIL HYDROCHLORIDE DONEPEZIL ARICEPT
ChEBI 145499 53289