DrugBank ID: db13174
DrugCentral: rhein
Synonymous : None

Drug Sentece Context

Table 1. Analysis of context sentence of rhein gene in 5 abstracts.

pmid sentence
32534337 Diacerein (DAR) is an anthraquinone derivative drug whose active metabolite is rhein. […] The antiviral activity of rhein has also been documented. […] Importantly, rhein inhibits the interaction between the SARS-CoV S protein and ACE2 in a dose-dependent manner, suggesting rhein as a potential therapeutic agent for the treatment of SARS-CoV infection.
32557405 With the aid of in silico techniques such as molecular docking and druggability studies, we have proposed several natural active compounds including glycyrrhizin, bicylogermecrene, tryptanthrine, β-sitosterol, indirubin, indican, indigo, hesperetin, crysophanic acid, rhein, berberine and β-caryophyllene which can be encountered as potential herbal candidate exhibiting anti-viral activity against SARS-CoV-2.